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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Distance from Houston to Rock Springs (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – William P. Hobby Airport) is 1129 miles / 1817 kilometers / 981 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1128.866 miles
  • 1816.734 kilometers
  • 980.958 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
  • 1128.993 miles
  • 1816.938 kilometers
  • 981.068 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Rock Springs is 1 hour. Rock Springs is 1 hour behind Houston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (334 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

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

Map

Houston to Rock Springs flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Rock Springs (RKS).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1129

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