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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Rochester to Omaha (Rochester International Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 250 miles / 402 kilometers / 217 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Omaha (OMA) is 341 miles / 548 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

How far is Omaha from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 249.526 miles
  • 401.573 kilometers
  • 216.832 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
  • 249.337 miles
  • 401.269 kilometers
  • 216.668 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 Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Omaha.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Omaha, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Omaha (OMA).

Distance:
250
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
250

Round trip?