# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Haines, AK (HNS)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Haines (Des Moines International Airport – Haines Airport) is 2164 miles / 3483 kilometers / 1880 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Haines (HNS) is 2854 miles / 4593 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Haines Airport (HNS).

## How far is Haines from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2163.978 miles
• 3482.585 kilometers
• 1880.446 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
• 2159.220 miles
• 3474.928 kilometers
• 1876.311 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 Haines Airport
City: Haines, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: HNS
ICAO Code: PAHN
Coordinates: 59°14′37″N, 135°31′26″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Haines is 3 hours. Haines is 3 hours behind Des Moines.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 236 kg (521 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Haines (HNS).

Distance:
2164
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2164

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