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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Rochester to Grand Canyon (Rochester International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1175 miles / 1891 kilometers / 1021 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 1557 miles / 2505 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 50 minutes.

Rochester – Grand Canyon

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1175
Miles
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1891
Kilometers
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1021
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Canyon from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1174.919 miles
  • 1890.849 kilometers
  • 1020.977 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
  • 1173.004 miles
  • 1887.768 kilometers
  • 1019.313 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 to Grand Canyon is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Grand Canyon is 2 hours. Grand Canyon is 2 hours behind Rochester.

Rochester time to Grand Canyon time converter

Time in Rochester: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Grand Canyon: 00:00

Current local times

Rochester, MN

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Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rochester to Grand Canyon generates about 160 kg of CO2 per passenger, 160 kilograms is equal to 354 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 Grand Canyon

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

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 Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W