Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Fort Myers.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).
How far is Fort Myers from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Fort Myers. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1236.377 miles
- 1989.756 kilometers
- 1074.383 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
- 1237.677 miles
- 1991.848 kilometers
- 1075.512 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Fort Myers is 1 hour. Fort Myers is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
Des Moines, IA
Fort Myers, FL
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Fort Myers (RSW).