# Distance between Rostov-on-Don (ROV) and Sochi (AER)

Flight distance from Rostov-on-Don to Sochi (Platov International Airport – Sochi International Airport) is 279 miles / 449 kilometers / 243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Rostov-on-Don (ROV) to Sochi (AER) is 384 miles / 618 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 26 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rostov-on-Don to Sochi.

Shortest flight path between Platov International Airport (ROV) and Sochi International Airport (AER).

## How far is Sochi from Rostov-on-Don?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rostov-on-Don and Sochi. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 279.281 miles
• 449.460 kilometers
• 242.689 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
• 279.417 miles
• 449.678 kilometers
• 242.807 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 Platov International Airport
City: Rostov-on-Don
Country: Russia
IATA Code: ROV
ICAO Code: URRP
Coordinates: 47°29′37″N, 39°55′28″E

B Sochi International Airport
City: Sochi
Country: Russia
IATA Code: AER
Coordinates: 43°26′59″N, 39°57′23″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rostov-on-Don and Sochi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (146 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rostov-on-Don (ROV) → Sochi (AER).

Distance:
279
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
279

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