# 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
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
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.

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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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