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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Dodge City, KS (DDC)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Dodge City (Des Moines International Airport – Dodge City Regional Airport) is 425 miles / 684 kilometers / 369 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Dodge City (DDC) is 521 miles / 838 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Dodge City.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Dodge City Regional Airport (DDC).

How far is Dodge City from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 424.827 miles
  • 683.693 kilometers
  • 369.165 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
  • 424.409 miles
  • 683.021 kilometers
  • 368.802 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 Dodge City Regional Airport
City: Dodge City, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DDC
ICAO Code: KDDC
Coordinates: 37°45′48″N, 99°57′56″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Dodge City.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Dodge City, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (193 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Dodge City (DDC).

Distance:
425
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
425

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