Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Rochester to Minneapolis (Rochester International Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 76 miles / 123 kilometers / 66 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 86 miles / 139 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 44 minutes.

Rochester – Minneapolis

Distance arrow
76
Miles
Distance arrow
123
Kilometers
Distance arrow
66
Nautical miles

How far is Minneapolis from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 76.136 miles
  • 122.530 kilometers
  • 66.161 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
  • 76.130 miles
  • 122.520 kilometers
  • 66.155 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 to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport is 38 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Rochester and Minneapolis.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rochester to Minneapolis generates about 36 kg of CO2 per passenger, 36 kilograms is equal to 80 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Minneapolis

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Airlines flying from Rochester (RST) to Minneapolis (MSP)

Delta Air Lines