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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Oklahoma City, OK (OKC)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Oklahoma City (Des Moines International Airport – Will Rogers World Airport) is 474 miles / 763 kilometers / 412 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Oklahoma City (OKC) is 548 miles / 882 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 47 minutes.

Des Moines – Oklahoma City

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474
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412
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How far is Oklahoma City from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 474.215 miles
  • 763.175 kilometers
  • 412.082 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
  • 474.631 miles
  • 763.844 kilometers
  • 412.443 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport to Will Rogers World Airport is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Oklahoma City.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Oklahoma City generates about 95 kg of CO2 per passenger, 95 kilograms is equal to 209 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Oklahoma City

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Will Rogers World Airport (OKC).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Will Rogers World Airport
City: Oklahoma City, OK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OKC
ICAO Code: KOKC
Coordinates: 35°23′35″N, 97°36′2″W