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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Rochester to Los Angeles (Rochester International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1547 miles / 2490 kilometers / 1344 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1547.138 miles
  • 2489.877 kilometers
  • 1344.426 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
  • 1544.615 miles
  • 2485.817 kilometers
  • 1342.234 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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Rochester.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 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 Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Rochester to Los Angeles flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1547

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