Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Akron.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Akron–Canton Airport (CAK).
How far is Akron from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Akron. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 637.612 miles
- 1026.138 kilometers
- 554.070 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
- 635.984 miles
- 1023.517 kilometers
- 552.655 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Akron is 1 hour. Akron is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (259 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Akron (CAK).