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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Hughes, AK (HUS)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Hughes (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Hughes Airport (Alaska)) is 2413 miles / 3883 kilometers / 2097 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Hughes (HUS) is 3203 miles / 5155 kilometers and travel time by car is about 78 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Hughes Airport (Alaska) (HUS).

How far is Hughes from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2412.925 miles
  • 3883.226 kilometers
  • 2096.775 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
  • 2407.898 miles
  • 3875.137 kilometers
  • 2092.407 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 Hughes Airport (Alaska)
City: Hughes, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HUS
ICAO Code: PAHU
Coordinates: 66°2′27″N, 154°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Hughes is 2 hours. Hughes is 2 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Hughes, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (584 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Hughes (HUS).

Distance:
2413
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2413

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