# Distance between Tampa, FL (TPA) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Flight distance from Tampa to Rock Springs (Tampa International Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 1766 miles / 2842 kilometers / 1535 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Tampa (TPA) to Rock Springs (RKS) is 2156 miles / 3469 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Tampa International Airport (TPA) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

## How far is Rock Springs from Tampa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1765.884 miles
• 2841.915 kilometers
• 1534.512 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
• 1764.254 miles
• 2839.291 kilometers
• 1533.095 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

B Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport
City: Rock Springs, WY
Country: United States
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (435 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tampa (TPA) → Rock Springs (RKS).

Distance:
1766
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1766

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