# 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
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
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.

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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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