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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Pocatello, ID (PIH)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Pocatello (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Pocatello Regional Airport) is 203 miles / 326 kilometers / 176 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Pocatello (PIH) is 265 miles / 427 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH).

How far is Pocatello from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 202.530 miles
  • 325.941 kilometers
  • 175.994 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
  • 202.148 miles
  • 325.325 kilometers
  • 175.662 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 Pocatello Regional Airport
City: Pocatello, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIH
ICAO Code: KPIH
Coordinates: 42°54′35″N, 112°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Pocatello.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 55 kg (121 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Pocatello (PIH).

Distance:
203
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
203

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