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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Morgantown, WV (MGW)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Morgantown (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Morgantown Municipal Airport) is 1531 miles / 2464 kilometers / 1331 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Morgantown (MGW) is 1712 miles / 2755 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW).

How far is Morgantown from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1531.213 miles
  • 2464.248 kilometers
  • 1330.588 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
  • 1527.377 miles
  • 2458.075 kilometers
  • 1327.254 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 Morgantown Municipal Airport
City: Morgantown, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MGW
ICAO Code: KMGW
Coordinates: 39°38′34″N, 79°54′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 181 kg (400 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Morgantown (MGW).

Distance:
1531
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1531

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