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Distance between Rochester, NY (ROC) and Madison, WI (MSN)

Flight distance from Rochester to Madison (Greater Rochester International Airport – Dane County Regional Airport) is 589 miles / 948 kilometers / 512 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (ROC) to Madison (MSN) is 654 miles / 1053 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Madison.

Shortest flight path between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Dane County Regional Airport (MSN).

How far is Madison from Rochester?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rochester and Madison. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 589.321 miles
  • 948.420 kilometers
  • 512.106 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 587.741 miles
  • 945.877 kilometers
  • 510.733 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W

B Dane County Regional Airport
City: Madison, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSN
ICAO Code: KMSN
Coordinates: 43°8′23″N, 89°20′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Madison is 1 hour. Madison is 1 hour behind Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester, NY

 EST

Madison, WI

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (245 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (ROC) → Madison (MSN).

Distance:
589
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
589

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