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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and New York, NY (LGA)

Distance from Rochester to New York (Rochester International Airport – LaGuardia Airport) is 976 miles / 1570 kilometers / 848 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 975.699 miles
  • 1570.236 kilometers
  • 847.859 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
  • 973.304 miles
  • 1566.382 kilometers
  • 845.778 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 LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 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 LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Rochester to New York flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → New York (LGA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
976

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