# 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
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
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.

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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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