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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Rochester, NY (ROC)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Rochester (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Greater Rochester International Airport) is 1601 miles / 2577 kilometers / 1391 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Rochester (ROC) is 1796 miles / 2890 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC).

How far is Rochester from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1601.107 miles
  • 2576.731 kilometers
  • 1391.324 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
  • 1596.912 miles
  • 2569.980 kilometers
  • 1387.678 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 Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (410 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Rochester (ROC).

Distance:
1601
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1601

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