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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Bullhead City, AZ (IFP)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Bullhead City (Des Moines International Airport – Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport) is 1213 miles / 1953 kilometers / 1054 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Bullhead City (IFP) is 1514 miles / 2437 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 13 minutes.

Des Moines – Bullhead City

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1213
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1953
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1054
Nautical miles

How far is Bullhead City 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)
  • 1213.482 miles
  • 1952.910 kilometers
  • 1054.487 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
  • 1211.225 miles
  • 1949.278 kilometers
  • 1052.526 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 to Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Des Moines and Bullhead City is 1 hour. Bullhead City is 1 hour behind Des Moines.
Des Moines time to Bullhead City time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Bullhead City generates about 162 kg of CO2 per passenger, 162 kilograms is equal to 357 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 Bullhead City

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport (IFP).

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 Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport
City: Bullhead City, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IFP
ICAO Code: KIFP
Coordinates: 35°9′26″N, 114°33′35″W