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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Distance from Rochester to Columbia (Rochester International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 920 miles / 1480 kilometers / 799 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 919.620 miles
  • 1479.986 kilometers
  • 799.128 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
  • 919.472 miles
  • 1479.747 kilometers
  • 798.999 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 Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (320 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 Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAE
ICAO Code: KCAE
Coordinates: 33°56′19″N, 81°7′10″W

Rochester to Columbia flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Columbia (CAE).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
920

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