# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Wilkes-Barre (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport) is 1720 miles / 2768 kilometers / 1495 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Wilkes-Barre (AVP) is 1893 miles / 3046 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 31 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Wilkes-Barre.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP).

## How far is Wilkes-Barre from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1719.920 miles
• 2767.942 kilometers
• 1494.569 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
• 1715.476 miles
• 2760.790 kilometers
• 1490.708 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 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Wilkes-Barre is 2 hours. Wilkes-Barre is 2 hours ahead of Rock Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (428 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Wilkes-Barre (AVP).

Distance:
1720
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1720

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