# 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
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
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.

MDT

EDT

## 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

Round trip?