# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Syracuse, NY (SYR)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Syracuse (Des Moines International Airport – Syracuse Hancock International Airport) is 904 miles / 1455 kilometers / 786 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Syracuse (SYR) is 1001 miles / 1611 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR).

## How far is Syracuse from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 904.139 miles
• 1455.071 kilometers
• 785.676 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
• 901.806 miles
• 1451.316 kilometers
• 783.648 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 Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City: Syracuse, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SYR
ICAO Code: KSYR
Coordinates: 43°6′40″N, 76°6′22″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (317 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Syracuse (SYR).

Distance:
904
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
904

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