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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Boston (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Logan International Airport) is 1944 miles / 3129 kilometers / 1689 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Boston (BOS) is 2192 miles / 3528 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

How far is Boston from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1944.191 miles
  • 3128.871 kilometers
  • 1689.455 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
  • 1939.114 miles
  • 3120.702 kilometers
  • 1685.044 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 Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Boston, MA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (468 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Boston (BOS).

Distance:
1944
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1944

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