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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Nashville, TN (BNA)

Flight distance from Rochester to Nashville (Rochester International Airport – Nashville International Airport) is 619 miles / 996 kilometers / 538 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Nashville (BNA) is 758 miles / 1220 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Nashville International Airport (BNA).

How far is Nashville from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 619.110 miles
  • 996.361 kilometers
  • 537.992 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
  • 619.398 miles
  • 996.825 kilometers
  • 538.243 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 Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Nashville.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Nashville, TN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (254 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Nashville (BNA).

Distance:
619
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
619

Round trip?