# Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Flight distance from Asheville to Rock Springs (Asheville Regional Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 1492 miles / 2401 kilometers / 1297 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Rock Springs (RKS) is 1742 miles / 2803 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 18 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Rock Springs.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

## How far is Rock Springs from Asheville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1492.038 miles
• 2401.203 kilometers
• 1296.546 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
• 1488.936 miles
• 2396.211 kilometers
• 1293.850 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
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport
City: Rock Springs, WY
Country: United States
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and Rock Springs is 2 hours. Rock Springs is 2 hours behind Asheville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (395 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → Rock Springs (RKS).

Distance:
1492
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1492

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