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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Greensboro, NC (GSO)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Greensboro (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport) is 1608 miles / 2588 kilometers / 1397 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Greensboro (GSO) is 1873 miles / 3015 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO).

How far is Greensboro from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1608.048 miles
  • 2587.902 kilometers
  • 1397.355 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
  • 1604.502 miles
  • 2582.195 kilometers
  • 1394.274 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 Greensboro Piedmont Triad International Airport
City: Greensboro, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GSO
ICAO Code: KGSO
Coordinates: 36°5′52″N, 79°56′14″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (411 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Greensboro (GSO).

Distance:
1608
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1608

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