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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Kansas City (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 772 miles / 1242 kilometers / 671 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Kansas City (MCI) is 871 miles / 1402 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 58 minutes.

Rock Springs – Kansas City

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772
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1242
Kilometers
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671
Nautical miles

How far is Kansas City 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)
  • 771.955 miles
  • 1242.341 kilometers
  • 670.810 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
  • 770.132 miles
  • 1239.407 kilometers
  • 669.226 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 Kansas City International Airport is 1 hour 57 minutes.

Time difference

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

On average flying from Rock Springs to Kansas City generates about 132 kg of CO2 per passenger, 132 kilograms is equal to 291 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 Kansas City

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).

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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W