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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Fresno, CA (FAT)

Distance from Des Moines to Fresno (Des Moines International Airport – Fresno Yosemite International Airport) is 1431 miles / 2304 kilometers / 1244 nautical miles.

How far is Fresno from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1431.457 miles
  • 2303.706 kilometers
  • 1243.902 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
  • 1428.254 miles
  • 2298.552 kilometers
  • 1241.119 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Fresno is 2 hours. Fresno is 2 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).

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 Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City: Fresno, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAT
ICAO Code: KFAT
Coordinates: 36°46′34″N, 119°43′4″W

Map

Des Moines to Fresno flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Fresno (FAT).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1431

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