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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Roanoke, VA (ROA)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Roanoke (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport) is 1575 miles / 2535 kilometers / 1369 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Roanoke (ROA) is 1818 miles / 2925 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 39 minutes.

Rock Springs – Roanoke

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1575
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2535
Kilometers
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1369
Nautical miles

How far is Roanoke from Rock Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1575.449 miles
  • 2535.439 kilometers
  • 1369.027 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
  • 1571.782 miles
  • 2529.537 kilometers
  • 1365.841 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport to Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport is 3 hours 28 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Rock Springs and Roanoke is 2 hours. Roanoke is 2 hours ahead of Rock Springs.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Rock Springs to Roanoke generates about 184 kg of CO2 per passenger, 184 kilograms is equal to 406 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to Roanoke

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W