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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Owensboro, KY (OWB)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Owensboro (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport) is 1194 miles / 1921 kilometers / 1038 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Owensboro (OWB) is 1339 miles / 2155 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport (OWB).

How far is Owensboro from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1193.956 miles
  • 1921.486 kilometers
  • 1037.520 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
  • 1191.231 miles
  • 1917.101 kilometers
  • 1035.152 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 Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport
City: Owensboro, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OWB
ICAO Code: KOWB
Coordinates: 37°44′24″N, 87°10′0″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Owensboro (OWB).

Distance:
1194
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1194

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