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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Sheridan, WY (SHR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Sheridan (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Sheridan County Airport) is 243 miles / 391 kilometers / 211 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Sheridan (SHR) is 370 miles / 596 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Sheridan County Airport (SHR).

How far is Sheridan from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 243.150 miles
  • 391.311 kilometers
  • 211.291 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
  • 243.203 miles
  • 391.398 kilometers
  • 211.338 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 Sheridan County Airport
City: Sheridan, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHR
ICAO Code: KSHR
Coordinates: 44°46′9″N, 106°58′48″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Sheridan.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Sheridan, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (134 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Sheridan (SHR).

Distance:
243
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
243

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