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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Barrow, AK (BRW)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Barrow (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport) is 2617 miles / 4211 kilometers / 2274 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Barrow (BRW) is 3409 miles / 5487 kilometers and travel time by car is about 66 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport (BRW).

How far is Barrow from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2616.590 miles
  • 4210.993 kilometers
  • 2273.755 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
  • 2611.170 miles
  • 4202.270 kilometers
  • 2269.044 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 Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport
City: Barrow, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRW
ICAO Code: PABR
Coordinates: 71°17′7″N, 156°45′57″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Barrow is 2 hours. Barrow is 2 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Barrow, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 289 kg (637 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Barrow (BRW).

Distance:
2617
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2617

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