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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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 2 hours. Phoenix is 2 hours behind Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CDT

Phoenix, AZ

 MST

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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