# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Pocatello, ID (PIH)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Pocatello (Des Moines International Airport – Pocatello Regional Airport) is 974 miles / 1567 kilometers / 846 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Pocatello (PIH) is 1140 miles / 1835 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 8 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Pocatello.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH).

## How far is Pocatello from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 973.845 miles
• 1567.252 kilometers
• 846.249 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
• 971.320 miles
• 1563.188 kilometers
• 844.054 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 Pocatello Regional Airport
City: Pocatello, ID
Country: United States
IATA Code: PIH
ICAO Code: KPIH
Coordinates: 42°54′35″N, 112°35′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Pocatello is 1 hour. Pocatello is 1 hour behind Des Moines.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Pocatello (PIH).

Distance:
974
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
974

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