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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Walla Walla, WA (ALW)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Walla Walla (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Walla Walla Regional Airport) is 555 miles / 894 kilometers / 483 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Walla Walla (ALW) is 744 miles / 1197 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Walla Walla Regional Airport (ALW).

How far is Walla Walla from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 555.252 miles
  • 893.592 kilometers
  • 482.501 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
  • 554.349 miles
  • 892.139 kilometers
  • 481.716 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 Walla Walla Regional Airport
City: Walla Walla, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALW
ICAO Code: KALW
Coordinates: 46°5′41″N, 118°17′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Walla Walla is 1 hour. Walla Walla is 1 hour behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (235 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Walla Walla (ALW).

Distance:
555
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
555

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