# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Gulfport, MS (GPT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Gulfport (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport) is 1355 miles / 2180 kilometers / 1177 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Gulfport (GPT) is 1697 miles / 2731 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport (GPT).

## How far is Gulfport from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1354.624 miles
• 2180.056 kilometers
• 1177.136 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
• 1353.479 miles
• 2178.213 kilometers
• 1176.141 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
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

B Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport
City: Gulfport, MS
Country: United States
IATA Code: GPT
ICAO Code: KGPT
Coordinates: 30°24′26″N, 89°4′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (376 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Gulfport (GPT).

Distance:
1355
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1355

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