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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Albany (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Albany International Airport) is 1799 miles / 2895 kilometers / 1563 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Albany (ALB) is 2008 miles / 3232 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

How far is Albany from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1799.052 miles
  • 2895.293 kilometers
  • 1563.333 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
  • 1794.342 miles
  • 2887.714 kilometers
  • 1559.241 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 Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 200 kg (441 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
1799
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1799

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