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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Traverse City, MI (TVC)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Traverse City (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Cherry Capital Airport) is 1202 miles / 1934 kilometers / 1044 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Traverse City (TVC) is 1515 miles / 2438 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Cherry Capital Airport (TVC).

How far is Traverse City from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1201.901 miles
  • 1934.271 kilometers
  • 1044.423 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
  • 1198.817 miles
  • 1929.308 kilometers
  • 1041.743 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 Cherry Capital Airport
City: Traverse City, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Traverse City is 2 hours. Traverse City is 2 hours ahead of Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Traverse City, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Traverse City (TVC).

Distance:
1202
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1202

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