# 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
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
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.

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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
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1433

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