# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Amarillo, TX (AMA)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Amarillo (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport) is 594 miles / 955 kilometers / 516 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Amarillo (AMA) is 790 miles / 1271 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA).

## How far is Amarillo from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 593.547 miles
• 955.221 kilometers
• 515.778 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
• 593.463 miles
• 955.086 kilometers
• 515.705 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 Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City: Amarillo, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: AMA
ICAO Code: KAMA
Coordinates: 35°13′9″N, 101°42′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Amarillo is 1 hour. Amarillo is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Amarillo (AMA).

Distance:
594
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
594

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