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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Vancouver (CXH)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Vancouver (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre) is 863 miles / 1389 kilometers / 750 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Vancouver (CXH) is 1118 miles / 1799 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre (CXH).

How far is Vancouver from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 863.107 miles
  • 1389.037 kilometers
  • 750.020 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
  • 861.764 miles
  • 1386.875 kilometers
  • 748.852 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 Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: CXH
ICAO Code: CYHC
Coordinates: 49°17′39″N, 123°6′39″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Vancouver is 1 hour. Vancouver is 1 hour behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Vancouver

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (310 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Vancouver (CXH).

Distance:
863
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
863

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