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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Dayton, OH (DAY)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Dayton (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Dayton International Airport) is 1305 miles / 2099 kilometers / 1134 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Dayton (DAY) is 1440 miles / 2318 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Dayton International Airport (DAY).

How far is Dayton from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1304.521 miles
  • 2099.423 kilometers
  • 1133.598 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
  • 1301.244 miles
  • 2094.150 kilometers
  • 1130.750 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 Dayton International Airport
City: Dayton, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAY
ICAO Code: KDAY
Coordinates: 39°54′8″N, 84°13′9″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Dayton, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Dayton (DAY).

Distance:
1305
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1305

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