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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Fargo, ND (FAR)

Flight distance from Rochester to Fargo (Rochester International Airport – Hector International Airport) is 295 miles / 475 kilometers / 257 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Fargo (FAR) is 332 miles / 535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 24 minutes.

Rochester – Fargo

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295
Miles
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475
Kilometers
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257
Nautical miles

How far is Fargo from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 295.449 miles
  • 475.479 kilometers
  • 256.738 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
  • 295.103 miles
  • 474.922 kilometers
  • 256.437 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 Hector International Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Rochester and Fargo.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rochester to Fargo generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 151 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 Fargo

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Hector International Airport (FAR).

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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W