# Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Columbus/W Point/Starkville, MS (GTR)

Flight distance from Rochester to Columbus/W Point/Starkville (Rochester International Airport – Golden Triangle Regional Airport) is 751 miles / 1209 kilometers / 653 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Columbus/W Point/Starkville (GTR) is 862 miles / 1387 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 46 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Columbus/W Point/Starkville.

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Golden Triangle Regional Airport (GTR).

## How far is Columbus/W Point/Starkville from Rochester?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rochester and Columbus/W Point/Starkville. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 751.450 miles
• 1209.341 kilometers
• 652.992 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
• 752.462 miles
• 1210.970 kilometers
• 653.871 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).

## Airport information

A Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B Golden Triangle Regional Airport
City: Columbus/W Point/Starkville, MS
Country: United States
IATA Code: GTR
ICAO Code: KGTR
Coordinates: 33°27′1″N, 88°35′29″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Columbus/W Point/Starkville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (287 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Columbus/W Point/Starkville (GTR).

Distance:
751
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
751

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