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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Rochester, MN (RST)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Rochester (Salt Lake City International Airport – Rochester International Airport) is 1018 miles / 1638 kilometers / 884 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Rochester (RST) is 1272 miles / 2047 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to Rochester.

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Rochester International Airport (RST).

How far is Rochester from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1017.681 miles
  • 1637.799 kilometers
  • 884.341 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
  • 1015.167 miles
  • 1633.753 kilometers
  • 882.156 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).

Airport information


A Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Rochester is 1 hour. Rochester is 1 hour ahead of Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City, UT

 MST

Rochester, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Rochester (RST).

Distance:
1018
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1018

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