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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Minot, ND (MOT)

Flight distance from Rochester to Minot (Rochester International Airport – Minot International Airport) is 518 miles / 833 kilometers / 450 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Minot (MOT) is 630 miles / 1014 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Minot International Airport (MOT).

How far is Minot from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 517.521 miles
  • 832.870 kilometers
  • 449.714 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
  • 516.610 miles
  • 831.403 kilometers
  • 448.922 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 Minot International Airport
City: Minot, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOT
ICAO Code: KMOT
Coordinates: 48°15′33″N, 101°16′47″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Minot.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Minot, ND

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (223 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Minot (MOT).

Distance:
518
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
518

Round trip?