Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Fresno.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Fresno is 2 hours. Fresno is 2 hours behind Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (386 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Fresno (FAT).