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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1492

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