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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Cedar Rapids (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 896 miles / 1442 kilometers / 778 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 1004 miles / 1616 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 17 minutes.

Rock Springs – Cedar Rapids

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896
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1442
Kilometers
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778
Nautical miles

How far is Cedar Rapids from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 895.743 miles
  • 1441.558 kilometers
  • 778.379 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
  • 893.415 miles
  • 1437.812 kilometers
  • 776.356 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport to The Eastern Iowa Airport is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Rock Springs and Cedar Rapids is 1 hour. Cedar Rapids is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rock Springs to Cedar Rapids generates about 143 kg of CO2 per passenger, 143 kilograms is equal to 316 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Cedar Rapids

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W