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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Philadelphia (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 1768 miles / 2845 kilometers / 1536 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 1955 miles / 3146 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

How far is Philadelphia from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1768.003 miles
  • 2845.325 kilometers
  • 1536.353 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
  • 1763.540 miles
  • 2838.143 kilometers
  • 1532.475 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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (436 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Philadelphia (PHL).

Distance:
1768
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1768

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