# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Tatitlek, AK (TEK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Tatitlek (Des Moines International Airport – Tatitlek Airport) is 2564 miles / 4127 kilometers / 2228 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Tatitlek (TEK) is 3450 miles / 5553 kilometers and travel time by car is about 64 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Tatitlek Airport (TEK).

## How far is Tatitlek from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2564.425 miles
• 4127.042 kilometers
• 2228.424 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
• 2558.290 miles
• 4117.169 kilometers
• 2223.094 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 Tatitlek Airport
City: Tatitlek, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: TEK
ICAO Code: PAKA
Coordinates: 60°52′17″N, 146°41′25″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Tatitlek is 3 hours. Tatitlek is 3 hours behind Des Moines.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 283 kg (623 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Tatitlek (TEK).

Distance:
2564
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2564

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