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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Nuevo Laredo (NLD)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Nuevo Laredo (Des Moines International Airport – Nuevo Laredo International Airport) is 1027 miles / 1653 kilometers / 893 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Nuevo Laredo (NLD) is 1145 miles / 1842 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Nuevo Laredo International Airport (NLD).

How far is Nuevo Laredo from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1027.407 miles
  • 1653.451 kilometers
  • 892.792 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
  • 1029.336 miles
  • 1656.555 kilometers
  • 894.468 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 Nuevo Laredo International Airport
City: Nuevo Laredo
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: NLD
ICAO Code: MMNL
Coordinates: 27°26′38″N, 99°34′13″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Nuevo Laredo.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (336 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Nuevo Laredo (NLD).

Distance:
1027
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1027

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