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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Valparaiso, FL (VPS)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Valparaiso (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport) is 1470 miles / 2365 kilometers / 1277 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Valparaiso (VPS) is 1819 miles / 2927 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS).

How far is Valparaiso from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1469.623 miles
  • 2365.130 kilometers
  • 1277.068 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
  • 1468.038 miles
  • 2362.579 kilometers
  • 1275.690 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 Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport
City: Valparaiso, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VPS
ICAO Code: KVPS
Coordinates: 30°28′59″N, 86°31′31″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 178 kg (391 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Valparaiso (VPS).

Distance:
1470
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1470

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