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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Indianapolis (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Indianapolis International Airport) is 1200 miles / 1931 kilometers / 1043 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Indianapolis (IND) is 1333 miles / 2145 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

How far is Indianapolis from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1200.066 miles
  • 1931.319 kilometers
  • 1042.829 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
  • 1197.075 miles
  • 1926.505 kilometers
  • 1040.230 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Indianapolis, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Indianapolis (IND).

Distance:
1200
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1200

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