# Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from Rochester to Phoenix (Rochester International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 1274 miles / 2050 kilometers / 1107 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Phoenix (PHX) is 1607 miles / 2587 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 11 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Phoenix.

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

## How far is Phoenix from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1273.551 miles
• 2049.582 kilometers
• 1106.686 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
• 1272.148 miles
• 2047.325 kilometers
• 1105.467 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
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Phoenix is 1 hour. Phoenix is 1 hour behind Rochester.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Phoenix (PHX).

Distance:
1274
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1274

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