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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Elmira, NY (ELM)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Elmira (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Elmira Corning Regional Airport) is 1650 miles / 2656 kilometers / 1434 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Elmira (ELM) is 1839 miles / 2959 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Elmira Corning Regional Airport (ELM).

How far is Elmira from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1650.074 miles
  • 2655.537 kilometers
  • 1433.875 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
  • 1645.774 miles
  • 2648.617 kilometers
  • 1430.139 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 Elmira Corning Regional Airport
City: Elmira, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELM
ICAO Code: KELM
Coordinates: 42°9′35″N, 76°53′29″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (417 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Elmira (ELM).

Distance:
1650
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1650

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