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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Albuquerque, NM (ABQ)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Albuquerque (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Albuquerque International Sunport) is 471 miles / 758 kilometers / 410 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Albuquerque (ABQ) is 800 miles / 1287 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ).

How far is Albuquerque from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 471.284 miles
  • 758.458 kilometers
  • 409.535 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
  • 471.945 miles
  • 759.522 kilometers
  • 410.109 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 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

B Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Albuquerque.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 94 kg (208 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Albuquerque (ABQ).

Distance:
471
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
471

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