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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Distance from Rochester to Sitka (Rochester International Airport – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 2053 miles / 3304 kilometers / 1784 nautical miles.

How far is Sitka from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2052.892 miles
  • 3303.809 kilometers
  • 1783.914 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
  • 2047.642 miles
  • 3295.361 kilometers
  • 1779.352 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT) is 4 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rochester and Sitka is 3 hours. Sitka is 3 hours behind Rochester.

Time Difference

Rochester
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Rochester, MN

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Sitka, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 227 kg (501 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

Rochester to Sitka flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Sitka (SIT).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2053

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