Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Omaha.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).
How far is Omaha from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Omaha. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 116.980 miles
- 188.260 kilometers
- 101.652 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
- 116.686 miles
- 187.787 kilometers
- 101.397 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Omaha.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 42 kg (93 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Omaha (OMA).