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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Madison, WI (MSN)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Madison (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Dane County Regional Airport) is 1013 miles / 1630 kilometers / 880 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Madison (MSN) is 1178 miles / 1896 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Dane County Regional Airport (MSN).

How far is Madison from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1012.984 miles
  • 1630.240 kilometers
  • 880.259 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
  • 1010.354 miles
  • 1626.007 kilometers
  • 877.974 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 Dane County Regional Airport
City: Madison, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSN
ICAO Code: KMSN
Coordinates: 43°8′23″N, 89°20′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Madison, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (334 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Madison (MSN).

Distance:
1013
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1013

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