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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Aberdeen, SD (ABR)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Aberdeen (Des Moines International Airport – Aberdeen Regional Airport) is 361 miles / 581 kilometers / 314 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Aberdeen (ABR) is 482 miles / 775 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 56 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Aberdeen.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Aberdeen Regional Airport (ABR).

How far is Aberdeen from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Aberdeen. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 360.778 miles
  • 580.616 kilometers
  • 313.508 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
  • 360.520 miles
  • 580.201 kilometers
  • 313.283 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 Des Moines International Airport
City: Des Moines, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Aberdeen Regional Airport
City: Aberdeen, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABR
ICAO Code: KABR
Coordinates: 45°26′56″N, 98°25′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Aberdeen.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Aberdeen, SD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 78 kg (172 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Aberdeen (ABR).

Distance:
361
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
361

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