# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and May Creek, AK (MYK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to May Creek (Des Moines International Airport – May Creek Airport) is 2437 miles / 3922 kilometers / 2118 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to May Creek (MYK) is 3427 miles / 5516 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and May Creek Airport (MYK).

## How far is May Creek from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2436.900 miles
• 3921.811 kilometers
• 2117.608 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
• 2431.301 miles
• 3912.800 kilometers
• 2112.743 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 May Creek Airport
City: May Creek, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: MYK
ICAO Code: MYK
Coordinates: 61°20′8″N, 142°41′13″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 268 kg (590 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → May Creek (MYK).

Distance:
2437
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2437

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