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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Kirksville, MO (IRK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Kirksville (Des Moines International Airport – Kirksville Regional Airport) is 115 miles / 186 kilometers / 100 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Kirksville (IRK) is 140 miles / 226 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Kirksville Regional Airport (IRK).

How far is Kirksville from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 115.396 miles
  • 185.712 kilometers
  • 100.277 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
  • 115.432 miles
  • 185.770 kilometers
  • 100.308 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 Kirksville Regional Airport
City: Kirksville, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IRK
ICAO Code: KIRK
Coordinates: 40°5′36″N, 92°32′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Kirksville.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Kirksville, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 42 kg (93 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Kirksville (IRK).

Distance:
115
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
115

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