# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Massena, NY (MSS)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Massena (Des Moines International Airport – Massena International Airport) is 976 miles / 1571 kilometers / 848 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Massena (MSS) is 1098 miles / 1767 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Massena International Airport (MSS).

## How far is Massena from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 975.941 miles
• 1570.624 kilometers
• 848.069 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
• 973.520 miles
• 1566.729 kilometers
• 845.966 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 Massena International Airport
City: Massena, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: MSS
ICAO Code: KMSS
Coordinates: 44°56′8″N, 74°50′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Massena (MSS).

Distance:
976
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
976

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