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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Albany, GA (ABY)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Albany (Des Moines International Airport – Southwest Georgia Regional Airport) is 866 miles / 1394 kilometers / 753 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Albany (ABY) is 1088 miles / 1751 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY).

How far is Albany from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 866.497 miles
  • 1394.492 kilometers
  • 752.966 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
  • 866.882 miles
  • 1395.111 kilometers
  • 753.300 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 Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
City: Albany, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABY
ICAO Code: KABY
Coordinates: 31°32′7″N, 84°11′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Albany is 1 hour. Albany is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Albany, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (310 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Albany (ABY).

Distance:
866
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
866

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