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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Watertown, NY (ART)

Flight distance from Rochester to Watertown (Rochester International Airport – Watertown International Airport) is 821 miles / 1321 kilometers / 713 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Watertown (ART) is 981 miles / 1579 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Watertown International Airport (ART).

How far is Watertown from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 820.581 miles
  • 1320.597 kilometers
  • 713.065 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
  • 818.341 miles
  • 1316.993 kilometers
  • 711.119 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 Watertown International Airport
City: Watertown, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ART
ICAO Code: KART
Coordinates: 43°59′30″N, 76°1′18″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Watertown is 1 hour. Watertown is 1 hour ahead of Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Watertown, NY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (301 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Watertown (ART).

Distance:
821
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
821

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