# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Asheville, NC (AVL)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Asheville (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Asheville Regional Airport) is 1492 miles / 2401 kilometers / 1297 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Asheville (AVL) is 1739 miles / 2798 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Asheville Regional Airport (AVL).

## How far is Asheville from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1492.038 miles
• 2401.203 kilometers
• 1296.546 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
• 1488.936 miles
• 2396.211 kilometers
• 1293.850 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (395 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Asheville (AVL).

Distance:
1492
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1492

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