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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Monroe, LA (MLU)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Monroe (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Monroe Regional Airport) is 1127 miles / 1814 kilometers / 980 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Monroe (MLU) is 1429 miles / 2299 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Monroe Regional Airport (MLU).

How far is Monroe from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1127.225 miles
  • 1814.092 kilometers
  • 979.531 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
  • 1126.089 miles
  • 1812.264 kilometers
  • 978.545 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 Monroe Regional Airport
City: Monroe, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLU
ICAO Code: KMLU
Coordinates: 32°30′39″N, 92°2′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Monroe, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Monroe (MLU).

Distance:
1127
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1127

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