# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Friday Harbor, WA (FRD)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Friday Harbor (Des Moines International Airport – Friday Harbor Airport) is 1506 miles / 2423 kilometers / 1308 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Friday Harbor (FRD) is 1911 miles / 3076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 53 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Friday Harbor.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Friday Harbor Airport (FRD).

## How far is Friday Harbor from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1505.645 miles
• 2423.101 kilometers
• 1308.370 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
• 1501.967 miles
• 2417.181 kilometers
• 1305.174 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 Friday Harbor Airport
City: Friday Harbor, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: FRD
ICAO Code: KFHR
Coordinates: 48°31′19″N, 123°1′26″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (396 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Friday Harbor (FRD).

Distance:
1506
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1506

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