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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Lexington, KY (LEX)

Distance from Rochester to Lexington (Rochester International Airport – Blue Grass Airport) is 578 miles / 930 kilometers / 502 nautical miles.

How far is Lexington from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 577.956 miles
  • 930.130 kilometers
  • 502.230 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
  • 577.568 miles
  • 929.506 kilometers
  • 501.893 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 Blue Grass Airport (LEX) is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Lexington is 1 hour. Lexington is 1 hour ahead of Rochester.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (242 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 Blue Grass Airport
City: Lexington, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LEX
ICAO Code: KLEX
Coordinates: 38°2′11″N, 84°36′21″W

Rochester to Lexington flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Blue Grass Airport (LEX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Lexington (LEX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
578

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