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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Barrow, AK (BRW)

Distance from Des Moines to Barrow (Des Moines International Airport – Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport) is 2947 miles / 4743 kilometers / 2561 nautical miles.

How far is Barrow from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2946.922 miles
  • 4742.611 kilometers
  • 2560.805 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
  • 2940.075 miles
  • 4731.592 kilometers
  • 2554.855 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 Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport (BRW) is 6 hours 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Barrow is 3 hours. Barrow is 3 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines
Barrow

Des Moines, IA

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Barrow, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 333 kg (734 pounds).

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 Wiley Post–Will Rogers Memorial Airport
City: Barrow, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRW
ICAO Code: PABR
Coordinates: 71°17′7″N, 156°45′57″W

Map

Des Moines to Barrow flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Barrow (BRW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2947

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