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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Salisbury, MD (SBY)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Salisbury (Des Moines International Airport – Salisbury–Ocean City–Wicomico Regional Airport) is 987 miles / 1588 kilometers / 858 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Salisbury (SBY) is 1132 miles / 1822 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 28 minutes.

Des Moines – Salisbury

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987
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1588
Kilometers
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858
Nautical miles

How far is Salisbury 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)
  • 986.941 miles
  • 1588.327 kilometers
  • 857.628 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
  • 984.672 miles
  • 1584.676 kilometers
  • 855.657 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 Salisbury–Ocean City–Wicomico Regional Airport is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Des Moines and Salisbury is 1 hour. Salisbury is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Salisbury generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, 150 kilograms is equal to 331 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 Salisbury

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Salisbury–Ocean City–Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY).

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 Salisbury–Ocean City–Wicomico Regional Airport
City: Salisbury, MD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBY
ICAO Code: KSBY
Coordinates: 38°20′25″N, 75°30′37″W