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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Columbus/W Point/Starkville, MS (GTR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Columbus/W Point/Starkville (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Golden Triangle Regional Airport) is 1253 miles / 2016 kilometers / 1089 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Columbus/W Point/Starkville (GTR) is 1504 miles / 2421 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Columbus/W Point/Starkville.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Golden Triangle Regional Airport (GTR).

How far is Columbus/W Point/Starkville from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rock Springs and Columbus/W Point/Starkville. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1252.678 miles
  • 2015.990 kilometers
  • 1088.547 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
  • 1250.792 miles
  • 2012.954 kilometers
  • 1086.908 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 Golden Triangle Regional Airport
City: Columbus/W Point/Starkville, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GTR
ICAO Code: KGTR
Coordinates: 33°27′1″N, 88°35′29″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Columbus/W Point/Starkville is 1 hour. Columbus/W Point/Starkville is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

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Columbus/W Point/Starkville, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Columbus/W Point/Starkville (GTR).

Distance:
1253
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1253

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