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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Kitchener (YKF)

Distance from Des Moines to Kitchener (Des Moines International Airport – Region of Waterloo International Airport) is 691 miles / 1112 kilometers / 600 nautical miles.

How far is Kitchener from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 690.666 miles
  • 1111.519 kilometers
  • 600.172 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
  • 688.933 miles
  • 1108.731 kilometers
  • 598.667 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF) is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (272 pounds).

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 Region of Waterloo International Airport
City: Kitchener
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YKF
ICAO Code: CYKF
Coordinates: 43°27′38″N, 80°22′42″W

Des Moines to Kitchener flight path

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Kitchener (YKF).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
691
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
691

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