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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Jackson, WY (JAC)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Jackson (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Jackson Hole Airport) is 163 miles / 262 kilometers / 142 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Jackson (JAC) is 196 miles / 315 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Jackson Hole Airport (JAC).

How far is Jackson from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 163.045 miles
  • 262.395 kilometers
  • 141.682 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
  • 163.044 miles
  • 262.394 kilometers
  • 141.682 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 Jackson Hole Airport
City: Jackson, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAC
ICAO Code: KJAC
Coordinates: 43°36′26″N, 110°44′16″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Jackson.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Jackson, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (108 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Jackson (JAC).

Distance:
163
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
163

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