# Distance between Newark, NJ (EWR) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Flight distance from Newark to Des Moines (New York Newark Liberty International Airport – Des Moines International Airport) is 1017 miles / 1637 kilometers / 884 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Newark (EWR) to Des Moines (DSM) is 1107 miles / 1781 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).

## How far is Des Moines from Newark?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1016.899 miles
• 1636.541 kilometers
• 883.661 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
• 1014.305 miles
• 1632.365 kilometers
• 881.407 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 New York Newark Liberty International Airport
City: Newark, NJ
Country: United States
IATA Code: EWR
ICAO Code: KEWR
Coordinates: 40°41′33″N, 74°10′7″W

B 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

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Newark and Des Moines is 1 hour. Des Moines is 1 hour behind Newark.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newark (EWR) → Des Moines (DSM).

Distance:
1017
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1017

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