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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Athens, GA (AHN)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Athens (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Athens Ben Epps Airport) is 1498 miles / 2410 kilometers / 1301 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Athens (AHN) is 1748 miles / 2813 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN).

How far is Athens from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1497.535 miles
  • 2410.049 kilometers
  • 1301.323 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
  • 1494.766 miles
  • 2405.593 kilometers
  • 1298.916 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 Athens Ben Epps Airport
City: Athens, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AHN
ICAO Code: KAHN
Coordinates: 33°56′54″N, 83°19′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Athens is 2 hours. Athens is 2 hours ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Athens, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (395 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Athens (AHN).

Distance:
1498
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1498

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