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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Kingston (YGK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Kingston (Des Moines International Airport – Kingston Norman Rogers Airport) is 884 miles / 1423 kilometers / 768 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Kingston (YGK) is 992 miles / 1596 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Kingston Norman Rogers Airport (YGK).

How far is Kingston from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 884.340 miles
  • 1423.207 kilometers
  • 768.470 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
  • 882.123 miles
  • 1419.639 kilometers
  • 766.544 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 Kingston Norman Rogers Airport
City: Kingston
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YGK
ICAO Code: CYGK
Coordinates: 44°13′31″N, 76°35′48″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Kingston

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Kingston (YGK).

Distance:
884
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
884

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