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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Beckley (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 1505 miles / 2423 kilometers / 1308 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Beckley (BKW) is 1708 miles / 2749 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW).

How far is Beckley from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1505.386 miles
  • 2422.684 kilometers
  • 1308.145 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
  • 1501.834 miles
  • 2416.967 kilometers
  • 1305.058 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Beckley, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (396 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Beckley (BKW).

Distance:
1505
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1505

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