# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Yakataga, AK (CYT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Yakataga (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Yakataga Airport) is 1906 miles / 3068 kilometers / 1657 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Yakataga (CYT) is 3034 miles / 4882 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Yakataga Airport (CYT).

## How far is Yakataga from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1906.445 miles
• 3068.125 kilometers
• 1656.655 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
• 1902.833 miles
• 3062.313 kilometers
• 1653.517 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 Yakataga Airport
City: Yakataga, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: CYT
ICAO Code: PACY
Coordinates: 60°4′55″N, 142°29′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Yakataga is 2 hours. Yakataga is 2 hours behind Rock Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 209 kg (461 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Yakataga (CYT).

Distance:
1906
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1906

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