Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Birmingham (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 1339 miles / 2155 kilometers / 1163 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Birmingham (BHM) is 1575 miles / 2535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1338.857 miles
• 2154.681 kilometers
• 1163.435 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
• 1336.666 miles
• 2151.156 kilometers
• 1161.531 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 Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
1339
Elite level bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1339

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