Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Meridian, MS (MEI)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Meridian (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Meridian Regional Airport) is 1288 miles / 2073 kilometers / 1119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Meridian (MEI) is 1569 miles / 2525 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Meridian Regional Airport (MEI).

How far is Meridian from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1288.058 miles
  • 2072.929 kilometers
  • 1119.292 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
  • 1286.423 miles
  • 2070.298 kilometers
  • 1117.871 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 Meridian Regional Airport
City: Meridian, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MEI
ICAO Code: KMEI
Coordinates: 32°19′57″N, 88°45′6″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Meridian is 1 hour. Meridian is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

 MDT

Meridian, MS

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (366 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Meridian (MEI).

Distance:
1288
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1288

Round trip?