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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Lincoln, NE (LNK)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Lincoln (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 643 miles / 1034 kilometers / 558 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Lincoln (LNK) is 695 miles / 1119 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 39 minutes.

Rock Springs – Lincoln

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643
Miles
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1034
Kilometers
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558
Nautical miles

How far is Lincoln from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 642.666 miles
  • 1034.271 kilometers
  • 558.462 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
  • 641.030 miles
  • 1031.638 kilometers
  • 557.040 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport to Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Rock Springs and Lincoln is 1 hour. Lincoln is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rock Springs to Lincoln generates about 118 kg of CO2 per passenger, 118 kilograms is equal to 260 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Lincoln

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)
City: Lincoln, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNK
ICAO Code: KLNK
Coordinates: 40°51′3″N, 96°45′33″W