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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Grand Junction, CO (GJT)

Distance from Des Moines to Grand Junction (Des Moines International Airport – Grand Junction Regional Airport) is 801 miles / 1290 kilometers / 696 nautical miles.

How far is Grand Junction from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 801.267 miles
  • 1289.515 kilometers
  • 696.282 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
  • 799.385 miles
  • 1286.485 kilometers
  • 694.646 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Grand Junction is 1 hour. Grand Junction is 1 hour behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

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Des Moines, IA

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Grand Junction, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (298 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport
City: Grand Junction, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GJT
ICAO Code: KGJT
Coordinates: 39°7′20″N, 108°31′37″W

Map

Des Moines to Grand Junction flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Grand Junction (GJT).

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Air miles:
801
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
801

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