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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Distance from Rochester to Sacramento (Rochester International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 1547 miles / 2490 kilometers / 1345 nautical miles.

How far is Sacramento from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1547.370 miles
  • 2490.251 kilometers
  • 1344.628 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
  • 1543.706 miles
  • 2484.354 kilometers
  • 1341.444 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 Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 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 Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMF
ICAO Code: KSMF
Coordinates: 38°41′43″N, 121°35′27″W

Rochester to Sacramento flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Sacramento (SMF).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1547

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