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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Arcata, CA (ACV)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Arcata (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Arcata–Eureka Airport) is 783 miles / 1260 kilometers / 681 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Arcata (ACV) is 1048 miles / 1686 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Arcata–Eureka Airport (ACV).

How far is Arcata from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 783.236 miles
  • 1260.496 kilometers
  • 680.614 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
  • 781.229 miles
  • 1257.266 kilometers
  • 678.869 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 Arcata–Eureka Airport
City: Arcata, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACV
ICAO Code: KACV
Coordinates: 40°58′41″N, 124°6′32″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Arcata is 1 hour. Arcata is 1 hour behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (294 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Arcata (ACV).

Distance:
783
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
783

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