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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Lynchburg (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 1616 miles / 2600 kilometers / 1404 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 1870 miles / 3009 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1615.566 miles
  • 2600.002 kilometers
  • 1403.889 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
  • 1611.795 miles
  • 2593.932 kilometers
  • 1400.611 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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (412 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
1616
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1616

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