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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Rochester to Detroit (Rochester International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 477 miles / 768 kilometers / 415 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 477.269 miles
  • 768.089 kilometers
  • 414.735 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
  • 476.094 miles
  • 766.199 kilometers
  • 413.714 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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

Rochester to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
477

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