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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1452

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