How far is Oakland from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Oakland. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1538.797 miles
- 2476.454 kilometers
- 1337.178 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
- 1535.164 miles
- 2470.607 kilometers
- 1334.021 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).
Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Oakland International Airport (OAK) is 3 hours 24 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Oakland is 2 hours. Oakland is 2 hours behind Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).
Des Moines to Oakland flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Oakland (OAK).