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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Baton Rouge (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 1256 miles / 2021 kilometers / 1091 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 1566 miles / 2520 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

How far is Baton Rouge from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1255.568 miles
  • 2020.640 kilometers
  • 1091.058 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
  • 1254.746 miles
  • 2019.317 kilometers
  • 1090.344 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Baton Rouge, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
1256
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1256

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