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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Distance from Des Moines to Lubbock (Des Moines International Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 703 miles / 1131 kilometers / 611 nautical miles.

How far is Lubbock from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 702.920 miles
  • 1131.241 kilometers
  • 610.821 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
  • 703.029 miles
  • 1131.415 kilometers
  • 610.915 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Lubbock.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 125 kg (275 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Map

Des Moines to Lubbock flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Lubbock (LBB).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
703

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