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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Aspen, CO (ASE)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Aspen (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Aspen–Pitkin County Airport) is 200 miles / 323 kilometers / 174 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Aspen (ASE) is 265 miles / 426 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 50 minutes.

Rock Springs – Aspen

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200
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323
Kilometers
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174
Nautical miles

How far is Aspen from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 200.430 miles
  • 322.561 kilometers
  • 174.169 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
  • 200.445 miles
  • 322.585 kilometers
  • 174.182 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Rock Springs to Aspen is 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Aspen.

Rock Springs time to Aspen time converter

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Current local times

Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rock Springs to Aspen generates about 55 kg of CO2 per passenger, 55 kilograms is equal to 120 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Aspen

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
City: Aspen, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ASE
ICAO Code: KASE
Coordinates: 39°13′23″N, 106°52′8″W