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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Pasco, WA (PSC)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Pasco (Des Moines International Airport – Tri-Cities Airport (Washington)) is 1306 miles / 2102 kilometers / 1135 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Pasco (PSC) is 1652 miles / 2659 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Tri-Cities Airport (Washington) (PSC).

How far is Pasco from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1305.871 miles
  • 2101.595 kilometers
  • 1134.771 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
  • 1302.598 miles
  • 2096.329 kilometers
  • 1131.927 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 Tri-Cities Airport (Washington)
City: Pasco, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSC
ICAO Code: KPSC
Coordinates: 46°15′52″N, 119°7′8″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Pasco is 2 hours. Pasco is 2 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Pasco, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (369 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Pasco (PSC).

Distance:
1306
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1306

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