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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Hot Springs, AR (HOT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Hot Springs (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Memorial Field Airport) is 998 miles / 1605 kilometers / 867 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Hot Springs (HOT) is 1283 miles / 2064 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Memorial Field Airport (HOT).

How far is Hot Springs from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 997.524 miles
  • 1605.360 kilometers
  • 866.825 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
  • 996.152 miles
  • 1603.151 kilometers
  • 865.632 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 Memorial Field Airport
City: Hot Springs, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOT
ICAO Code: KHOT
Coordinates: 34°28′40″N, 93°5′46″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Hot Springs, AR

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (332 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Hot Springs (HOT).

Distance:
998
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
998

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