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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Distance from Rochester to Buffalo (Rochester International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 695 miles / 1119 kilometers / 604 nautical miles.

How far is Buffalo from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 695.154 miles
  • 1118.741 kilometers
  • 604.072 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
  • 693.301 miles
  • 1115.759 kilometers
  • 602.462 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 Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (273 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 Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

Rochester to Buffalo flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Buffalo (BUF).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
695
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0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
695

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