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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Trenton, NJ (TTN)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Trenton (Des Moines International Airport – Trenton–Mercer Airport) is 989 miles / 1591 kilometers / 859 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Trenton (TTN) is 1104 miles / 1776 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Trenton–Mercer Airport (TTN).

How far is Trenton from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 988.681 miles
  • 1591.127 kilometers
  • 859.140 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
  • 986.187 miles
  • 1587.114 kilometers
  • 856.973 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Trenton–Mercer Airport
City: Trenton, NJ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TTN
ICAO Code: KTTN
Coordinates: 40°16′36″N, 74°48′48″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Trenton (TTN).

Distance:
989
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
989

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