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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Tyler, TX (TYR)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Tyler (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Tyler Pounds Regional Airport) is 986 miles / 1588 kilometers / 857 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Tyler (TYR) is 1233 miles / 1985 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR).

How far is Tyler from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 986.452 miles
  • 1587.541 kilometers
  • 857.203 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
  • 985.923 miles
  • 1586.690 kilometers
  • 856.744 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 Tyler Pounds Regional Airport
City: Tyler, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYR
ICAO Code: KTYR
Coordinates: 32°21′14″N, 95°24′8″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Tyler, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Tyler (TYR).

Distance:
986
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
986

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