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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Arctic Village, AK (ARC)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Arctic Village (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Arctic Village Airport) is 2274 miles / 3660 kilometers / 1976 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Arctic Village (ARC) is 3248 miles / 5227 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Arctic Village Airport (ARC).

How far is Arctic Village from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2274.161 miles
  • 3659.908 kilometers
  • 1976.192 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
  • 2269.993 miles
  • 3653.199 kilometers
  • 1972.570 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 Arctic Village Airport
City: Arctic Village, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ARC
ICAO Code: PARC
Coordinates: 68°6′52″N, 145°34′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Arctic Village is 2 hours. Arctic Village is 2 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Arctic Village, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 249 kg (549 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Arctic Village (ARC).

Distance:
2274
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2274

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