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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Corpus Christi, TX (CRP)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Corpus Christi (Des Moines International Airport – Corpus Christi International Airport) is 973 miles / 1566 kilometers / 846 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Corpus Christi (CRP) is 1116 miles / 1796 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Corpus Christi.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Corpus Christi International Airport (CRP).

How far is Corpus Christi from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 973.333 miles
  • 1566.427 kilometers
  • 845.803 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
  • 975.385 miles
  • 1569.730 kilometers
  • 847.587 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Corpus Christi International Airport
City: Corpus Christi, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CRP
ICAO Code: KCRP
Coordinates: 27°46′13″N, 97°30′4″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Corpus Christi.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Corpus Christi, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Corpus Christi (CRP).

Distance:
973
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
973

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