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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Brookings, SD (BKX)

Flight distance from Rochester to Brookings (Rochester International Airport – Brookings Regional Airport) is 216 miles / 348 kilometers / 188 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Brookings (BKX) is 280 miles / 450 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Brookings Regional Airport (BKX).

How far is Brookings from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 216.471 miles
  • 348.377 kilometers
  • 188.108 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
  • 215.891 miles
  • 347.442 kilometers
  • 187.604 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 Brookings Regional Airport
City: Brookings, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKX
ICAO Code: KBKX
Coordinates: 44°18′17″N, 96°49′0″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Brookings.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Brookings, SD

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (125 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Brookings (BKX).

Distance:
216
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
216

Round trip?