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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Newport News, VA (PHF)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Newport News (Des Moines International Airport – Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport) is 967 miles / 1556 kilometers / 840 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Newport News (PHF) is 1164 miles / 1874 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 43 minutes.

Des Moines – Newport News

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967
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1556
Kilometers
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840
Nautical miles

How far is Newport News from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 966.733 miles
  • 1555.807 kilometers
  • 840.068 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
  • 964.739 miles
  • 1552.596 kilometers
  • 838.335 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 to Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Des Moines and Newport News is 1 hour. Newport News is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
Des Moines time to Newport News time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Newport News generates about 149 kg of CO2 per passenger, 149 kilograms is equal to 327 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Newport News

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City: Newport News, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHF
ICAO Code: KPHF
Coordinates: 37°7′54″N, 76°29′34″W