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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to San Luis Obispo (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 765 miles / 1231 kilometers / 665 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 997 miles / 1604 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rock Springs to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 765.044 miles
  • 1231.219 kilometers
  • 664.805 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
  • 764.240 miles
  • 1229.925 kilometers
  • 664.106 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 San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and San Luis Obispo is 1 hour. San Luis Obispo is 1 hour behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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San Luis Obispo, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (290 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
765
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
765

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