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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Gainesville (Des Moines International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 1036 miles / 1668 kilometers / 900 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Gainesville (GNV) is 1233 miles / 1985 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 15 minutes.

Des Moines – Gainesville

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1036
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1668
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900
Nautical miles

How far is Gainesville from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1036.266 miles
  • 1667.709 kilometers
  • 900.491 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
  • 1036.789 miles
  • 1668.550 kilometers
  • 900.945 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 to Gainesville is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Gainesville is 1 hour. Gainesville is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Des Moines time to Gainesville time converter

Time in Des Moines: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Gainesville: 00:00

Current local times

Des Moines, IA

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Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Gainesville generates about 153 kg of CO2 per passenger, 153 kilograms is equal to 338 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Gainesville

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W