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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Melbourne (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Orlando Melbourne International Airport) is 1851 miles / 2979 kilometers / 1608 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Melbourne (MLB) is 2193 miles / 3529 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

How far is Melbourne from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1850.898 miles
  • 2978.732 kilometers
  • 1608.386 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
  • 1848.927 miles
  • 2975.560 kilometers
  • 1606.674 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Melbourne, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (450 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Melbourne (MLB).

Distance:
1851
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1851

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