Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines.
Shortest flight path between Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).
How far is Des Moines from Fort Lauderdale?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Fort Lauderdale and Des Moines. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1315.437 miles
- 2116.991 kilometers
- 1143.084 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
- 1316.599 miles
- 2118.860 kilometers
- 1144.093 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).
|A||Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport|
|City:||Fort Lauderdale, FL|
|B||Des Moines International Airport|
|City:||Des Moines, IA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Fort Lauderdale and Des Moines is 1 hour. Des Moines is 1 hour behind Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Des Moines, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Fort Lauderdale (FLL) → Des Moines (DSM).