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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Beatrice, NE (BIE)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Beatrice (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Beatrice Municipal Airport) is 650 miles / 1046 kilometers / 565 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Beatrice (BIE) is 730 miles / 1175 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Beatrice Municipal Airport (BIE).

How far is Beatrice from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 649.689 miles
  • 1045.573 kilometers
  • 564.564 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
  • 648.076 miles
  • 1042.978 kilometers
  • 563.163 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 Beatrice Municipal Airport
City: Beatrice, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BIE
ICAO Code: KBIE
Coordinates: 40°18′4″N, 96°45′14″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Beatrice, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (262 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Beatrice (BIE).

Distance:
650
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
650

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