# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Yakataga, AK (CYT)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Yakataga (Des Moines International Airport – Yakataga Airport) is 2415 miles / 3886 kilometers / 2098 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Yakataga (CYT) is 3540 miles / 5697 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Yakataga Airport (CYT).

## How far is Yakataga from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2414.716 miles
• 3886.109 kilometers
• 2098.331 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
• 2409.078 miles
• 3877.035 kilometers
• 2093.432 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 Yakataga Airport
City: Yakataga, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: CYT
ICAO Code: PACY
Coordinates: 60°4′55″N, 142°29′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (585 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Yakataga (CYT).

Distance:
2415
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2415

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