# 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
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
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.

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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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