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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Columbus (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 1372 miles / 2207 kilometers / 1192 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Columbus (CMH) is 1511 miles / 2432 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1371.651 miles
  • 2207.459 kilometers
  • 1191.932 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
  • 1368.194 miles
  • 2201.894 kilometers
  • 1188.928 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 John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (378 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
1372
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1372

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