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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Rochester, NY (ROC)

Distance from Des Moines to Rochester (Des Moines International Airport – Greater Rochester International Airport) is 825 miles / 1328 kilometers / 717 nautical miles.

How far is Rochester from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 824.981 miles
  • 1327.678 kilometers
  • 716.889 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
  • 822.861 miles
  • 1324.267 kilometers
  • 715.047 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 (DSM) to Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (302 pounds).

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 Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W

Map

Des Moines to Rochester flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Rochester (ROC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
825

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