# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Norfolk, VA (ORF)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Norfolk (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Norfolk International Airport) is 1781 miles / 2867 kilometers / 1548 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Norfolk (ORF) is 2046 miles / 3293 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Norfolk International Airport (ORF).

## How far is Norfolk from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1781.269 miles
• 2866.674 kilometers
• 1547.880 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
• 1777.134 miles
• 2860.020 kilometers
• 1544.287 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
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

B Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (438 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Norfolk (ORF).

Distance:
1781
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1781

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