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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Wichita (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 677 miles / 1089 kilometers / 588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Wichita (ICT) is 867 miles / 1396 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 676.887 miles
  • 1089.344 kilometers
  • 588.199 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
  • 675.647 miles
  • 1087.348 kilometers
  • 587.121 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
677
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
677

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