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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Chisana, AK (CZN)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Chisana (Des Moines International Airport – Chisana Airport) is 2427 miles / 3906 kilometers / 2109 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Chisana (CZN) is 3273 miles / 5268 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Chisana Airport (CZN).

How far is Chisana from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2426.984 miles
  • 3905.852 kilometers
  • 2108.992 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
  • 2421.499 miles
  • 3897.026 kilometers
  • 2104.225 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 Chisana Airport
City: Chisana, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CZN
ICAO Code: CZN
Coordinates: 62°4′16″N, 142°2′52″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Chisana, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 267 kg (588 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Chisana (CZN).

Distance:
2427
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2427

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