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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Memphis, TN (MEM)

Flight distance from Rochester to Memphis (Rochester International Airport – Memphis International Airport) is 626 miles / 1008 kilometers / 544 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Memphis (MEM) is 722 miles / 1162 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Memphis.

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Memphis International Airport (MEM).

How far is Memphis from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 626.251 miles
  • 1007.853 kilometers
  • 544.197 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
  • 627.095 miles
  • 1009.211 kilometers
  • 544.930 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B Memphis International Airport
City: Memphis, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MEM
ICAO Code: KMEM
Coordinates: 35°2′32″N, 89°58′36″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Memphis.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Memphis, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (256 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Memphis (MEM).

Distance:
626
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
626

Round trip?