# 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
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
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.

MDT

EDT

## 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

Round trip?