# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Austin, TX (AUS)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Austin (Des Moines International Airport – Austin–Bergstrom International Airport) is 813 miles / 1309 kilometers / 707 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Austin (AUS) is 895 miles / 1440 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

## How far is Austin from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 813.242 miles
• 1308.786 kilometers
• 706.688 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
• 814.711 miles
• 1311.150 kilometers
• 707.965 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 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
City: Austin, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: AUS
ICAO Code: KAUS
Coordinates: 30°11′40″N, 97°40′11″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Austin.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (300 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Austin (AUS).

Distance:
813
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
813

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