# Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to State College (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – University Park Airport) is 1618 miles / 2605 kilometers / 1406 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to State College (SCE) is 1766 miles / 2842 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and University Park Airport (SCE).

## How far is State College from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1618.389 miles
• 2604.545 kilometers
• 1406.342 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
• 1614.236 miles
• 2597.861 kilometers
• 1402.733 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (412 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1618

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