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Distance between Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) and Rockford, IL (RFD)

Flight distance from Wilkes-Barre to Rockford (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport – Chicago Rockford International Airport) is 693 miles / 1115 kilometers / 602 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Rockford (RFD) is 780 miles / 1256 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wilkes-Barre to Rockford.

Shortest flight path between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).

How far is Rockford from Wilkes-Barre?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Wilkes-Barre and Rockford. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 692.813 miles
  • 1114.975 kilometers
  • 602.038 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
  • 691.029 miles
  • 1112.104 kilometers
  • 600.488 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 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″W

B Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RFD
ICAO Code: KRFD
Coordinates: 42°11′43″N, 89°5′49″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Wilkes-Barre and Rockford is 1 hour. Rockford is 1 hour behind Wilkes-Barre.

Time Difference

Wilkes-Barre, PA

 EST

Rockford, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (273 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wilkes-Barre (AVP) → Rockford (RFD).

Distance:
693
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
693

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