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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Distance from Des Moines to Harrisburg (Des Moines International Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 889 miles / 1430 kilometers / 772 nautical miles.

How far is Harrisburg from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 888.701 miles
  • 1430.225 kilometers
  • 772.260 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
  • 886.472 miles
  • 1426.638 kilometers
  • 770.323 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 Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
Harrisburg

Des Moines, IA

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Harrisburg, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (314 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

Map

Des Moines to Harrisburg flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
889
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
889

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