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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Norfolk, VA

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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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1781

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