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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Carlsbad, NM (CNM)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Carlsbad (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Cavern City Air Terminal) is 691 miles / 1112 kilometers / 601 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Carlsbad (CNM) is 936 miles / 1506 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).

How far is Carlsbad from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 691.111 miles
  • 1112.235 kilometers
  • 600.559 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
  • 692.031 miles
  • 1113.715 kilometers
  • 601.358 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 Cavern City Air Terminal
City: Carlsbad, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CNM
ICAO Code: KCNM
Coordinates: 32°20′15″N, 104°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Carlsbad.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Carlsbad, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (272 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Carlsbad (CNM).

Distance:
691
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
691

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