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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Rochester to Atlanta (Rochester International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 831 miles / 1337 kilometers / 722 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Atlanta (ATL) is 1007 miles / 1620 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

How far is Atlanta from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 830.891 miles
  • 1337.190 kilometers
  • 722.025 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
  • 831.340 miles
  • 1337.913 kilometers
  • 722.415 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 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Atlanta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (304 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
831
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
831

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