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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Harrisburg (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 1684 miles / 2711 kilometers / 1464 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Harrisburg (MDT) is 1863 miles / 2998 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).

How far is Harrisburg from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1684.285 miles
  • 2710.594 kilometers
  • 1463.604 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
  • 1680.010 miles
  • 2703.714 kilometers
  • 1459.889 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

 MDT

Harrisburg, PA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (422 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Distance:
1684
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1684

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