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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Flagstaff, AZ (FLG)

Distance from Des Moines to Flagstaff (Des Moines International Airport – Flagstaff Pulliam Airport) is 1070 miles / 1723 kilometers / 930 nautical miles.

How far is Flagstaff from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1070.402 miles
  • 1722.644 kilometers
  • 930.154 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
  • 1068.582 miles
  • 1719.716 kilometers
  • 928.572 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Flagstaff Pulliam Airport (FLG) is 2 hours 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
Flagstaff

Des Moines, IA

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Flagstaff, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (342 pounds).

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 Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
City: Flagstaff, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLG
ICAO Code: KFLG
Coordinates: 35°8′18″N, 111°40′15″W

Des Moines to Flagstaff flight path

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Flagstaff Pulliam Airport (FLG).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Flagstaff (FLG).

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Air miles:
1070
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1070

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