How far is Ottawa from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Ottawa. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 940.081 miles
- 1512.913 kilometers
- 816.908 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
- 937.803 miles
- 1509.247 kilometers
- 814.928 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).
Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW) is 2 hours 16 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Ottawa is 1 hour. Ottawa is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (323 pounds).
Des Moines to Ottawa flight path
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Ottawa (YOW).