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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Bethel, AK (BET)

Distance from Rochester to Bethel (Rochester International Airport – Bethel Airport) is 2991 miles / 4813 kilometers / 2599 nautical miles.

How far is Bethel from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2990.949 miles
  • 4813.465 kilometers
  • 2599.063 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
  • 2982.591 miles
  • 4800.015 kilometers
  • 2591.801 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 Bethel Airport (BET) is 6 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rochester
Bethel

Rochester, MN

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Bethel, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 338 kg (746 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 Bethel Airport
City: Bethel, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BET
ICAO Code: PABE
Coordinates: 60°46′47″N, 161°50′16″W

Rochester to Bethel flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Bethel Airport (BET).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Bethel (BET).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2991

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