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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Chevak, AK (VAK)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Chevak (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Chevak Airport) is 2682 miles / 4316 kilometers / 2330 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Chevak (VAK) is 3663 miles / 5895 kilometers and travel time by car is about 138 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Chevak Airport (VAK).

How far is Chevak from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2681.685 miles
  • 4315.754 kilometers
  • 2330.321 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
  • 2675.144 miles
  • 4305.227 kilometers
  • 2324.636 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 Chevak Airport
City: Chevak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VAK
ICAO Code: PAVA
Coordinates: 61°32′1″N, 165°35′2″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Chevak is 2 hours. Chevak is 2 hours behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Chevak, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 296 kg (654 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Chevak (VAK).

Distance:
2682
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2682

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