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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Block Island (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 1933 miles / 3111 kilometers / 1680 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Block Island (BID) is 2164 miles / 3482 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1933.152 miles
  • 3111.106 kilometers
  • 1679.863 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
  • 1928.168 miles
  • 3103.085 kilometers
  • 1675.532 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 Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 211 kg (466 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
1933
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1933

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