Rochester and Edinburgh time difference is 5 hours


You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Edinburgh time is 5 hours ahead of Rochester time, so if you are located in Rochester and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Edinburgh, the convenient time for both you and the other party is 9am to 12pm (Rochester time).

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Time difference comparison

12 am Rochester5am Edinburgh
1 am Rochester6am Edinburgh
2 am Rochester7am Edinburgh
3 am Rochester8am Edinburgh
4 am Rochester9am Edinburgh
5 am Rochester10am Edinburgh
6 am Rochester11am Edinburgh
7 am Rochester12pm Edinburgh
8 am Rochester1pm Edinburgh
9 am Rochester2pm Edinburgh
10 am Rochester3pm Edinburgh
11 am Rochester4pm Edinburgh
12 pm Rochester5pm Edinburgh
1 pm Rochester6pm Edinburgh
2 pm Rochester7pm Edinburgh
3 pm Rochester8pm Edinburgh
4 pm Rochester9pm Edinburgh
5 pm Rochester10pm Edinburgh
6 pm Rochester11pm Edinburgh
7 pm Rochester12am next day Edinburgh
8 pm Rochester1am next day Edinburgh
9 pm Rochester2am next day Edinburgh
10 pm Rochester3am next day Edinburgh
11 pm Rochester4am next day Edinburgh

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.

Change of time difference between Rochester and Edinburgh

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Edinburgh)
4 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Edinburgh)
5 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Rochester)
4 hours

Time difference between EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) and BST (British Summer Time) is 5 hours

Rochester - USA

  • Time zone: EDT - Eastern Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Rochester will return to EST (Eastern Standard Time).

Edinburgh - UK

  • Time zone: BST - British Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Edinburgh will return to GMT (Greenwich Mean Time).