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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Distance from Rochester to San Diego (Rochester International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 1538 miles / 2476 kilometers / 1337 nautical miles.

How far is San Diego from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1538.409 miles
  • 2475.829 kilometers
  • 1336.841 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
  • 1536.315 miles
  • 2472.459 kilometers
  • 1335.021 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 San Diego International Airport (SAN) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and San Diego is 2 hours. San Diego is 2 hours behind Rochester.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 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 San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Rochester to San Diego flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → San Diego (SAN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1538

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