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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Fort Wayne, IN (FWA)

Distance from Des Moines to Fort Wayne (Des Moines International Airport – Fort Wayne International Airport) is 442 miles / 712 kilometers / 384 nautical miles.

How far is Fort Wayne from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 442.465 miles
  • 712.078 kilometers
  • 384.491 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
  • 441.339 miles
  • 710.266 kilometers
  • 383.513 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 Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Fort Wayne is 1 hour. Fort Wayne is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines
Fort Wayne

Des Moines, IA

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Fort Wayne, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (199 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 Fort Wayne International Airport
City: Fort Wayne, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FWA
ICAO Code: KFWA
Coordinates: 40°58′42″N, 85°11′42″W

Map

Des Moines to Fort Wayne flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Fort Wayne (FWA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
442

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