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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Gulfport, MS (GPT)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Gulfport (Des Moines International Airport – Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport) is 809 miles / 1302 kilometers / 703 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Gulfport (GPT) is 981 miles / 1578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport (GPT).

How far is Gulfport from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 808.850 miles
  • 1301.717 kilometers
  • 702.871 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
  • 810.210 miles
  • 1303.907 kilometers
  • 704.054 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 Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport
City: Gulfport, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GPT
ICAO Code: KGPT
Coordinates: 30°24′26″N, 89°4′12″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Gulfport.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Gulfport, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (299 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Gulfport (GPT).

Distance:
809
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
809

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