# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Atlanta (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 1452 miles / 2337 kilometers / 1262 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Atlanta (ATL) is 1697 miles / 2731 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

## How far is Atlanta from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1452.304 miles
• 2337.257 kilometers
• 1262.018 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
• 1449.750 miles
• 2333.147 kilometers
• 1259.799 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 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Atlanta is 2 hours. Atlanta is 2 hours ahead of Rock Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
1452
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1452

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