# 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
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
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.

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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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