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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Dothan, AL (DHN)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Dothan (Des Moines International Airport – Dothan Regional Airport) is 839 miles / 1350 kilometers / 729 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Dothan (DHN) is 1008 miles / 1622 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Dothan Regional Airport (DHN).

How far is Dothan from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 838.896 miles
  • 1350.073 kilometers
  • 728.981 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
  • 839.540 miles
  • 1351.109 kilometers
  • 729.540 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 Dothan Regional Airport
City: Dothan, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DHN
ICAO Code: KDHN
Coordinates: 31°19′16″N, 85°26′58″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Dothan.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Dothan, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (305 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Dothan (DHN).

Distance:
839
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
839

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