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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Minot, ND (MOT)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Minot (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Minot International Airport) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Minot (MOT) is 828 miles / 1333 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Minot International Airport (MOT).

How far is Minot from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 597.419 miles
  • 961.453 kilometers
  • 519.143 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
  • 596.951 miles
  • 960.699 kilometers
  • 518.736 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 Minot International Airport
City: Minot, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOT
ICAO Code: KMOT
Coordinates: 48°15′33″N, 101°16′47″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Minot, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Minot (MOT).

Distance:
597
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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