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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Wichita (Des Moines International Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 335 miles / 539 kilometers / 291 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Wichita (ICT) is 390 miles / 628 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 335.017 miles
  • 539.158 kilometers
  • 291.122 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
  • 335.044 miles
  • 539.201 kilometers
  • 291.145 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Wichita.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Wichita, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 74 kg (164 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
335
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
335

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