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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Distance from Rochester to Grand Island (Rochester International Airport – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 360 miles / 579 kilometers / 312 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Island from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 359.616 miles
  • 578.746 kilometers
  • 312.498 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
  • 359.086 miles
  • 577.893 kilometers
  • 312.037 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 Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI) is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Grand Island.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 77 kg (169 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 Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

Rochester to Grand Island flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Grand Island (GRI).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
360
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
360

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