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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Distance from Rochester to Palmdale (Rochester International Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1506 miles / 2423 kilometers / 1308 nautical miles.

How far is Palmdale from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1505.625 miles
  • 2423.068 kilometers
  • 1308.352 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
  • 1503.027 miles
  • 2418.887 kilometers
  • 1306.094 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 (RST) to Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD) is 3 hours 21 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Palmdale is 2 hours. Palmdale is 2 hours behind Rochester.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (363 pounds).

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 Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Rochester to Palmdale flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Palmdale (PMD).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1506

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