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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Elko, NV (EKO)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Elko (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Elko Regional Airport) is 354 miles / 570 kilometers / 308 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Elko (EKO) is 423 miles / 681 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Elko Regional Airport (EKO).

How far is Elko from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 354.468 miles
  • 570.460 kilometers
  • 308.024 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
  • 353.587 miles
  • 569.043 kilometers
  • 307.259 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 Elko Regional Airport
City: Elko, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EKO
ICAO Code: KEKO
Coordinates: 40°49′29″N, 115°47′31″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Elko, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 77 kg (170 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Elko (EKO).

Distance:
354
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
354

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