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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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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