# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Burbank, CA (BUR)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Burbank (Des Moines International Airport – Hollywood Burbank Airport) is 1436 miles / 2311 kilometers / 1248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Burbank (BUR) is 1692 miles / 2723 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR).

## How far is Burbank from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1435.686 miles
• 2310.512 kilometers
• 1247.577 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
• 1433.022 miles
• 2306.225 kilometers
• 1245.262 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 Hollywood Burbank Airport
City: Burbank, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: BUR
ICAO Code: KBUR
Coordinates: 34°12′2″N, 118°21′32″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Burbank is 2 hours. Burbank is 2 hours behind Des Moines.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (387 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Burbank (BUR).

Distance:
1436
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1436

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