# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Parkersburg, WV (PKB)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Parkersburg (Des Moines International Airport – Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport) is 661 miles / 1064 kilometers / 575 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Parkersburg (PKB) is 779 miles / 1254 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport (PKB).

## How far is Parkersburg from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 661.276 miles
• 1064.220 kilometers
• 574.633 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
• 659.741 miles
• 1061.750 kilometers
• 573.299 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 Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport
City: Parkersburg, WV
Country: United States
IATA Code: PKB
ICAO Code: KPKB
Coordinates: 39°20′42″N, 81°26′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (265 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Parkersburg (PKB).

Distance:
661
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
661

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