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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Newport News, VA (PHF)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Newport News (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport) is 1760 miles / 2833 kilometers / 1530 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Newport News (PHF) is 2021 miles / 3252 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF).

How far is Newport News from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1760.427 miles
  • 2833.133 kilometers
  • 1529.769 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
  • 1756.310 miles
  • 2826.507 kilometers
  • 1526.191 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 Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City: Newport News, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHF
ICAO Code: KPHF
Coordinates: 37°7′54″N, 76°29′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (434 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Newport News (PHF).

Distance:
1760
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1760

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