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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Newark, NJ (EWR)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Newark (Des Moines International Airport – New York Newark Liberty International Airport) is 1017 miles / 1637 kilometers / 884 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Newark (EWR) is 1107 miles / 1781 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

How far is Newark from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1016.899 miles
  • 1636.541 kilometers
  • 883.661 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
  • 1014.305 miles
  • 1632.365 kilometers
  • 881.407 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 New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Newark is 1 hour. Newark is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Newark (EWR).

Distance:
1017
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1017

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