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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Distance from Rochester to Anchorage (Rochester International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 2592 miles / 4172 kilometers / 2253 nautical miles.

How far is Anchorage from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2592.180 miles
  • 4171.709 kilometers
  • 2252.542 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
  • 2585.280 miles
  • 4160.605 kilometers
  • 2246.547 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Rochester International Airport (RST) to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) is 5 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Anchorage is 3 hours. Anchorage is 3 hours behind Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester
Anchorage

Rochester, MN

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Anchorage, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 290 kg (640 pounds).

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 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

Rochester to Anchorage flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Anchorage (ANC).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2592

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