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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Fargo, ND (FAR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Fargo (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Hector International Airport) is 709 miles / 1141 kilometers / 616 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Fargo (FAR) is 936 miles / 1506 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Hector International Airport (FAR).

How far is Fargo from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 709.222 miles
  • 1141.382 kilometers
  • 616.297 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
  • 707.933 miles
  • 1139.307 kilometers
  • 615.177 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Fargo is 1 hour. Fargo is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (277 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Fargo (FAR).

Distance:
709
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
709

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