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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Des Moines to New York (Des Moines International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 1031 miles / 1660 kilometers / 896 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to New York (LGA) is 1123 miles / 1808 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 52 minutes.

Des Moines – New York

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1031
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1660
Kilometers
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896
Nautical miles

How far is New York from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1031.257 miles
  • 1659.647 kilometers
  • 896.138 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
  • 1028.620 miles
  • 1655.403 kilometers
  • 893.846 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 to New York LaGuardia Airport is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Des Moines and New York is 1 hour. New York is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to New York generates about 153 kg of CO2 per passenger, 153 kilograms is equal to 337 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to New York

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Airlines flying from Des Moines (DSM) to New York (LGA)

Delta Air Lines