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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Rochester to Cedar Rapids (Rochester International Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 145 miles / 234 kilometers / 126 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 169 miles / 272 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 34 minutes.

Rochester – Cedar Rapids

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145
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234
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126
Nautical miles

How far is Cedar Rapids from Rochester?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 145.313 miles
  • 233.859 kilometers
  • 126.274 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
  • 145.410 miles
  • 234.014 kilometers
  • 126.358 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 to The Eastern Iowa Airport is 46 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Rochester and Cedar Rapids.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rochester to Cedar Rapids generates about 46 kg of CO2 per passenger, 46 kilograms is equal to 102 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Cedar Rapids

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W