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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and El Paso, TX (ELP)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to El Paso (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – El Paso International Airport) is 691 miles / 1112 kilometers / 601 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to El Paso (ELP) is 985 miles / 1586 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).

How far is El Paso from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 691.055 miles
  • 1112.146 kilometers
  • 600.511 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
  • 692.301 miles
  • 1114.151 kilometers
  • 601.594 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 El Paso International Airport
City: El Paso, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELP
ICAO Code: KELP
Coordinates: 31°48′25″N, 106°22′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and El Paso.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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El Paso, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (272 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → El Paso (ELP).

Distance:
691
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
691

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