# 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
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Kingston Norman Rogers Airport
City: Kingston
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.

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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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