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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Grand Forks, ND (GFK)

Flight distance from Rochester to Grand Forks (Rochester International Airport – Grand Forks International Airport) is 359 miles / 577 kilometers / 312 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Grand Forks (GFK) is 413 miles / 664 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 45 minutes.

Rochester – Grand Forks

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359
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577
Kilometers
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312
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Forks from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 358.580 miles
  • 577.078 kilometers
  • 311.597 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
  • 358.266 miles
  • 576.574 kilometers
  • 311.325 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 Grand Forks International Airport is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Rochester and Grand Forks.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rochester to Grand Forks generates about 78 kg of CO2 per passenger, 78 kilograms is equal to 172 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 Forks

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Grand Forks International Airport (GFK).

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 Forks International Airport
City: Grand Forks, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GFK
ICAO Code: KGFK
Coordinates: 47°56′57″N, 97°10′33″W