# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Monterrey (MTY)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Monterrey (Des Moines International Airport – Monterrey International Airport) is 1147 miles / 1846 kilometers / 996 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Monterrey (MTY) is 1274 miles / 2050 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Monterrey International Airport (MTY).

## How far is Monterrey from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1146.748 miles
• 1845.512 kilometers
• 996.497 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
• 1149.055 miles
• 1849.225 kilometers
• 998.502 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 Monterrey International Airport
City: Monterrey
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: MTY
ICAO Code: MMMY
Coordinates: 25°46′42″N, 100°6′25″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Monterrey.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Monterrey (MTY).

Distance:
1147
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1147

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