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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Brainerd (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 813 miles / 1308 kilometers / 706 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1079 miles / 1736 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 812.871 miles
  • 1308.190 kilometers
  • 706.366 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
  • 811.123 miles
  • 1305.376 kilometers
  • 704.847 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 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Brainerd, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (300 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
813
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
813

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