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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Kona (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Kona International Airport) is 3127 miles / 5032 kilometers / 2717 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rock Springs to Kona.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

How far is Kona from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3126.689 miles
  • 5031.917 kilometers
  • 2717.018 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
  • 3124.058 miles
  • 5027.684 kilometers
  • 2714.732 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Kona is 4 hours. Kona is 4 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Kona, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 349 kg (770 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Kona (KOA).

Distance:
3127
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3127

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