# 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
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
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.

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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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
650

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