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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Omaha (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 684 miles / 1100 kilometers / 594 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Omaha (OMA) is 754 miles / 1214 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

How far is Omaha from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 683.504 miles
  • 1099.994 kilometers
  • 593.949 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
  • 681.741 miles
  • 1097.155 kilometers
  • 592.417 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 Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 123 kg (271 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Omaha (OMA).

Distance:
684
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
684

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