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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Wichita Falls, TX (SPS)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Wichita Falls (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Wichita Falls Regional Airport) is 780 miles / 1255 kilometers / 678 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Wichita Falls (SPS) is 1002 miles / 1612 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS).

How far is Wichita Falls from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 779.906 miles
  • 1255.137 kilometers
  • 677.720 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
  • 779.537 miles
  • 1254.543 kilometers
  • 677.399 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Wichita Falls is 1 hour. Wichita Falls is 1 hour ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Wichita Falls (SPS).

Distance:
780
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
780

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