# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Watertown, NY (ART)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Watertown (Des Moines International Airport – Watertown International Airport) is 911 miles / 1467 kilometers / 792 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Watertown (ART) is 1068 miles / 1718 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Watertown International Airport (ART).

## How far is Watertown from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 911.314 miles
• 1466.618 kilometers
• 791.910 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
• 909.005 miles
• 1462.901 kilometers
• 789.904 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
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Watertown International Airport
City: Watertown, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: ART
ICAO Code: KART
Coordinates: 43°59′30″N, 76°1′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Watertown (ART).

Distance:
911
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
911

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