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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Rochester to Brainerd (Rochester International Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 190 miles / 305 kilometers / 165 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Brainerd (BRD) is 231 miles / 371 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 189.655 miles
  • 305.220 kilometers
  • 164.805 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
  • 189.645 miles
  • 305.204 kilometers
  • 164.797 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 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Brainerd.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Brainerd, MN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (117 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
190
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
190

Round trip?