# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Fort Dodge, IA (FOD)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Fort Dodge (Des Moines International Airport – Fort Dodge Regional Airport) is 75 miles / 121 kilometers / 65 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Fort Dodge (FOD) is 109 miles / 175 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 8 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Fort Dodge.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD).

## How far is Fort Dodge from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 75.324 miles
• 121.222 kilometers
• 65.455 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
• 75.369 miles
• 121.295 kilometers
• 65.494 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 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
City: Fort Dodge, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: FOD
ICAO Code: KFOD
Coordinates: 42°33′5″N, 94°11′33″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Fort Dodge.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (80 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Fort Dodge (FOD).

Distance:
75
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
75

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