# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Monclova (LOV)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Monclova (Des Moines International Airport – Monclova International Airport) is 1099 miles / 1768 kilometers / 955 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Monclova (LOV) is 1274 miles / 2050 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Monclova International Airport (LOV).

## How far is Monclova from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1098.517 miles
• 1767.891 kilometers
• 954.585 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
• 1100.333 miles
• 1770.814 kilometers
• 956.163 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
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Monclova International Airport
City: Monclova
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: LOV
ICAO Code: MMMV
Coordinates: 26°57′20″N, 101°28′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Monclova.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (345 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Monclova (LOV).

Distance:
1099
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1099

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