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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Distance from Rochester to Kona (Rochester International Airport – Kona International Airport) is 3982 miles / 6409 kilometers / 3461 nautical miles.

How far is Kona from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3982.286 miles
  • 6408.868 kilometers
  • 3460.512 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
  • 3977.527 miles
  • 6401.210 kilometers
  • 3456.377 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 Kona International Airport (KOA) is 8 hours 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Kona is 5 hours. Kona is 5 hours behind Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester
Kona

Rochester, MN

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Kona, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 461 kg (1 015 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Rochester to Kona flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Kona (KOA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3982

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