# 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
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
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.

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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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