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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Rapid City, SD (RAP)

Flight distance from Asheville to Rapid City (Asheville Regional Airport – Rapid City Regional Airport) is 1239 miles / 1994 kilometers / 1076 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Rapid City (RAP) is 1556 miles / 2504 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 12 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Rapid City.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP).

How far is Rapid City from Asheville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Asheville and Rapid City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1238.762 miles
  • 1993.593 kilometers
  • 1076.454 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
  • 1236.820 miles
  • 1990.468 kilometers
  • 1074.767 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B Rapid City Regional Airport
City: Rapid City, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RAP
ICAO Code: KRAP
Coordinates: 44°2′43″N, 103°3′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and Rapid City is 2 hours. Rapid City is 2 hours behind Asheville.

Time Difference

Asheville, NC

 EST

Rapid City, SD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → Rapid City (RAP).

Distance:
1239
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1239

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