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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Rochester to Waco (Rochester International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 886 miles / 1426 kilometers / 770 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Waco (ACT) is 997 miles / 1605 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

How far is Waco from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 886.352 miles
  • 1426.446 kilometers
  • 770.219 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
  • 887.653 miles
  • 1428.539 kilometers
  • 771.349 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 Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Waco.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

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Waco, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Waco (ACT).

Distance:
886
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
886

Round trip?