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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Distance from Des Moines to Honolulu (Des Moines International Airport – Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 3947 miles / 6353 kilometers / 3430 nautical miles.

How far is Honolulu from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3947.290 miles
  • 6352.547 kilometers
  • 3430.101 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
  • 3941.722 miles
  • 6343.586 kilometers
  • 3425.263 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 Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) is 7 hours 58 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Honolulu is 4 hours. Honolulu is 4 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 456 kg (1 006 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 Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

Map

Des Moines to Honolulu flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Honolulu (HNL).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3947

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