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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Akron, OH (CAK)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Akron (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Akron–Canton Airport) is 1433 miles / 2306 kilometers / 1245 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Akron (CAK) is 1576 miles / 2537 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Akron–Canton Airport (CAK).

How far is Akron from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1433.120 miles
  • 2306.383 kilometers
  • 1245.347 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
  • 1429.439 miles
  • 2300.460 kilometers
  • 1242.149 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 Akron–Canton Airport
City: Akron, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAK
ICAO Code: KCAK
Coordinates: 40°54′57″N, 81°26′31″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Akron, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (386 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Akron (CAK).

Distance:
1433
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1433

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