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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Aberdeen, SD (ABR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Aberdeen (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Aberdeen Regional Airport) is 597 miles / 960 kilometers / 518 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Aberdeen (ABR) is 857 miles / 1379 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Aberdeen Regional Airport (ABR).

How far is Aberdeen from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 596.584 miles
  • 960.109 kilometers
  • 518.418 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
  • 595.392 miles
  • 958.190 kilometers
  • 517.381 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 Aberdeen Regional Airport
City: Aberdeen, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABR
ICAO Code: KABR
Coordinates: 45°26′56″N, 98°25′18″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Aberdeen is 1 hour. Aberdeen is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Aberdeen, SD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Aberdeen (ABR).

Distance:
597
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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