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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Savannah, GA (SAV)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Savannah (Des Moines International Airport – Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport) is 946 miles / 1522 kilometers / 822 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Savannah (SAV) is 1147 miles / 1846 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 34 minutes.

Des Moines – Savannah

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946
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1522
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822
Nautical miles

How far is Savannah 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)
  • 945.663 miles
  • 1521.897 kilometers
  • 821.759 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
  • 945.387 miles
  • 1521.453 kilometers
  • 821.519 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 to Savannah is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Savannah is 1 hour. Savannah is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Des Moines time to Savannah time converter

Time in Des Moines: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Savannah: 00:00

Current local times

Des Moines, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Savannah generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, 147 kilograms is equal to 324 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 Savannah

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV).

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 Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
City: Savannah, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAV
ICAO Code: KSAV
Coordinates: 32°7′39″N, 81°12′7″W