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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Columbus (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 1373 miles / 2209 kilometers / 1193 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Columbus (LCK) is 1516 miles / 2440 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

How far is Columbus from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1372.738 miles
  • 2209.208 kilometers
  • 1192.877 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
  • 1369.294 miles
  • 2203.665 kilometers
  • 1189.884 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (378 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Columbus (LCK).

Distance:
1373
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1373

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