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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Alamogordo, NM (ALM)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Alamogordo (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport) is 627 miles / 1009 kilometers / 545 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Alamogordo (ALM) is 902 miles / 1452 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport (ALM).

How far is Alamogordo from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 626.936 miles
  • 1008.956 kilometers
  • 544.793 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
  • 627.945 miles
  • 1010.579 kilometers
  • 545.669 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 Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport
City: Alamogordo, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALM
ICAO Code: KALM
Coordinates: 32°50′23″N, 105°59′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Alamogordo.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (256 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Alamogordo (ALM).

Distance:
627
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
627

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