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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Plattsburgh, NY (PBG)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Plattsburgh (Des Moines International Airport – Plattsburgh International Airport) is 1041 miles / 1676 kilometers / 905 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Plattsburgh (PBG) is 1187 miles / 1910 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG).

How far is Plattsburgh from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1041.221 miles
  • 1675.683 kilometers
  • 904.796 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
  • 1038.591 miles
  • 1671.451 kilometers
  • 902.511 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 Plattsburgh International Airport
City: Plattsburgh, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBG
ICAO Code: KPBG
Coordinates: 44°39′3″N, 73°28′5″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Plattsburgh, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Plattsburgh (PBG).

Distance:
1041
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1041

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