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Distance between Rock Springs, WY (RKS) and Cranbrook (YXC)

Flight distance from Rock Springs to Cranbrook (Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport – Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies International Airport) is 642 miles / 1033 kilometers / 558 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Rock Springs (RKS) to Cranbrook (YXC) is 820 miles / 1319 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) and Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies International Airport (YXC).

How far is Cranbrook from Rock Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 641.689 miles
  • 1032.698 kilometers
  • 557.612 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
  • 641.448 miles
  • 1032.311 kilometers
  • 557.403 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 Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies International Airport
City: Cranbrook
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXC
ICAO Code: CYXC
Coordinates: 49°36′38″N, 115°46′55″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rock Springs and Cranbrook.

Time Difference

Rock Springs, WY

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Cranbrook

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rock Springs (RKS) → Cranbrook (YXC).

Distance:
642
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
642

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