# 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
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Chisana Airport
City: Chisana, AK
Country: 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.

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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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