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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Garden City, KS (GCK)

Distance from Rochester to Garden City (Rochester International Airport – Garden City Regional Airport) is 596 miles / 959 kilometers / 518 nautical miles.

How far is Garden City from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 595.776 miles
  • 958.809 kilometers
  • 517.716 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
  • 595.354 miles
  • 958.130 kilometers
  • 517.349 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 Garden City Regional Airport (GCK) is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Garden City.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 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 Garden City Regional Airport
City: Garden City, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCK
ICAO Code: KGCK
Coordinates: 37°55′39″N, 100°43′26″W

Rochester to Garden City flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Garden City Regional Airport (GCK).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Garden City (GCK).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
596
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
596

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