# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Reno (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 581 miles / 935 kilometers / 505 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Reno (RNO) is 711 miles / 1144 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

## How far is Reno from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 581.179 miles
• 935.317 kilometers
• 505.031 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
• 579.848 miles
• 933.175 kilometers
• 503.874 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
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

B Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Reno is 1 hour. Reno is 1 hour behind Rock Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (243 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
581
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
581

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