Distance from Rochester, NY to Columbia, SC

Distance

816 mi

Time

15 hours 39 mins

Gas Cost

$60 - $116

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There are 659.22 miles from Rochester to Columbia in southwest direction and 816 miles (1,313.22 kilometers) by car, following the I-79 route.

Rochester and Columbia are 15 hours 39 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Rochester, NY to Columbia, SC. The halfway point is Craigmoore, WV.

Rochester, NY and Columbia, SC are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 11:52 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 37.80 gallons of gas to cover the route between Rochester, NY and Columbia, SC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Rochester to Columbia is $96.77.

During the route, an average car will release 740.59 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Rochester, NY and Columbia, SC

If you want to meet halfway between Rochester, NY and Columbia, SC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 39.222824 and -80.308174, or 39º 13' 22.1664" N, 80º 18' 29.4264" W. This location is 408.25 miles away from Rochester, NY and Columbia, SC and it would take approximately 7 hours 49 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Craigmoore, WV, situated 389.08 miles from Rochester, NY and 430.67 miles from Columbia, SC. It would take 7 hours 34 mins to go from Rochester to Craigmoore and 8 hours 11 mins to go from Columbia to Craigmoore.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Charlotte, NC.


Best Hotels In or Near Columbia, SC

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Rochester, NY

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Small cars

From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Rochester and Columbia

Rochester

Mixed precipitation today through Monday, with temperatures peaking at 53°F on Tuesday.

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Rain Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
49° 33° 51° 31° 42° 31° 53° 37° 41° 34°
91% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 41% Rain probability 18% Rain probability 34% Rain probability
9 174 degrees 17 284 degrees 15 258 degrees 15 223 degrees 8 272 degrees

Columbia

Rain on Thursday, with temperatures falling to 52°F on Friday.

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Wind Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Cloudy
70° 37° 65° 43° 54° 34° 60° 35° 61° 50°
11% Rain probability 26% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 31% Rain probability
8 201 degrees 8 303 degrees 2 56 degrees 3 73 degrees 6 32 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Rochester, NY and Columbia, SC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 659.22 mi 1,060.91 km 572.85 nautical mi
Driving distance 816 mi 1,313.22 km 709.08 nautical mi

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