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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Kelowna (YLW)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Kelowna (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Kelowna International Airport) is 761 miles / 1225 kilometers / 662 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Kelowna (YLW) is 997 miles / 1604 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Kelowna International Airport (YLW).

How far is Kelowna from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 761.401 miles
  • 1225.356 kilometers
  • 661.639 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
  • 760.676 miles
  • 1224.190 kilometers
  • 661.010 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 Kelowna International Airport
City: Kelowna
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YLW
ICAO Code: CYLW
Coordinates: 49°57′21″N, 119°22′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rock Springs and Kelowna is 1 hour. Kelowna is 1 hour behind Rock Springs.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Kelowna

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Kelowna (YLW).

Distance:
761
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
761

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