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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 35 hours 8 minutes.

Richmond – Rock Springs

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1709
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2750
Kilometers
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1485
Nautical miles

How far is Rock Springs from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Richmond to Rock Springs is 3 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Richmond time to Rock Springs time converter

Time in Richmond: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Rock Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Richmond, VA

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Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Richmond to Rock Springs generates about 193 kg of CO2 per passenger, 193 kilograms is equal to 426 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
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