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

Flight distance from Houston to Rock Springs (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 1109 miles / 1784 kilometers / 963 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Rock Springs (RKS) is 1369 miles / 2203 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 46 minutes.

Houston – Rock Springs

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1109
Miles
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1784
Kilometers
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963
Nautical miles

How far is Rock Springs from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1108.512 miles
  • 1783.978 kilometers
  • 963.271 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
  • 1108.561 miles
  • 1784.056 kilometers
  • 963.313 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Rock Springs is 2 hours 35 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.

Houston time to Rock Springs time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Rock Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Rock Springs generates about 157 kg of CO2 per passenger, 157 kilograms is equal to 347 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Rock Springs

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

Airport information

Origin Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W
Destination 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