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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Distance from Rochester to Rock Springs (Rochester International Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 856 miles / 1378 kilometers / 744 nautical miles.

How far is Rock Springs from Rochester?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 856.151 miles
  • 1377.841 kilometers
  • 743.975 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
  • 853.982 miles
  • 1374.351 kilometers
  • 742.090 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Rochester International Airport (RST) to Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rochester
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Rochester, MN

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Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

Airport information


A Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B 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

Rochester to Rock Springs flight path

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Rock Springs (RKS).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
856
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
856

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