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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and El Dorado, AR (ELD)

Flight distance from Rochester to El Dorado (Rochester International Airport – South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field) is 737 miles / 1187 kilometers / 641 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to El Dorado (ELD) is 942 miles / 1516 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to El Dorado.

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field (ELD).

How far is El Dorado from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 737.373 miles
  • 1186.686 kilometers
  • 640.759 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
  • 738.614 miles
  • 1188.684 kilometers
  • 641.838 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 South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field
City: El Dorado, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELD
ICAO Code: KELD
Coordinates: 33°13′15″N, 92°48′47″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and El Dorado.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

El Dorado, AR

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → El Dorado (ELD).

Distance:
737
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
737

Round trip?