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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

 CST

Friday Harbor, WA

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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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