# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Tok, AK (TKJ)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Tok (Des Moines International Airport – Tok Junction Airport) is 2475 miles / 3983 kilometers / 2151 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Tok (TKJ) is 3167 miles / 5096 kilometers and travel time by car is about 56 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Tok Junction Airport (TKJ).

## How far is Tok from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2475.050 miles
• 3983.208 kilometers
• 2150.760 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
• 2469.501 miles
• 3974.276 kilometers
• 2145.937 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 Tok Junction Airport
City: Tok, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: TKJ
ICAO Code: PFTO
Coordinates: 63°19′46″N, 142°57′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 272 kg (600 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Tok (TKJ).

Distance:
2475
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2475

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