# 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
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
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.

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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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
471

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