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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Seattle, WA (SEA)

Distance from Rochester to Seattle (Rochester International Airport – Seattle–Tacoma International Airport) is 1454 miles / 2341 kilometers / 1264 nautical miles.

How far is Seattle from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1454.413 miles
  • 2340.651 kilometers
  • 1263.851 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
  • 1450.434 miles
  • 2334.247 kilometers
  • 1260.393 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is 3 hours 15 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 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 Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W

Rochester to Seattle flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Seattle (SEA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1454

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