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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Richmond (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 1709 miles / 2750 kilometers / 1485 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Richmond (RIC) is 1963 miles / 3159 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).

How far is Richmond from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1708.857 miles
  • 2750.138 kilometers
  • 1484.956 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
  • 1704.817 miles
  • 2743.637 kilometers
  • 1481.446 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Richmond, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 193 kg (426 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Richmond (RIC).

Distance:
1709
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1709

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