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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Congo Town (TZN)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Congo Town (Des Moines International Airport – South Andros Airport) is 1514 miles / 2436 kilometers / 1315 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path from Des Moines to Congo Town.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and South Andros Airport (TZN).

How far is Congo Town from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1513.623 miles
  • 2435.941 kilometers
  • 1315.303 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
  • 1514.915 miles
  • 2438.019 kilometers
  • 1316.425 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 South Andros Airport
City: Congo Town
Country: Bahamas Flag of Bahamas
IATA Code: TZN
ICAO Code: MYAK
Coordinates: 24°9′31″N, 77°35′23″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Congo Town

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (398 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Congo Town (TZN).

Distance:
1514
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1514

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