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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Flight distance from Richmond to Rock Springs (Richmond International Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 1709 miles / 2750 kilometers / 1485 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Rock Springs (RKS) is 1967 miles / 3166 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

How far is Rock Springs from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1708.857 miles
  • 2750.138 kilometers
  • 1484.956 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
  • 1704.817 miles
  • 2743.637 kilometers
  • 1481.446 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Rock Springs, WY

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 193 kg (426 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Rock Springs (RKS).

Distance:
1709
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1709

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