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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Rochester to Abilene (Rochester International Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 883 miles / 1422 kilometers / 768 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Abilene (ABI) is 1042 miles / 1677 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

How far is Abilene from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 883.308 miles
  • 1421.547 kilometers
  • 767.574 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
  • 884.148 miles
  • 1422.899 kilometers
  • 768.304 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 Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Abilene.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Abilene, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
883
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
883

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