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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Massena, NY

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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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