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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Orlando, FL (SFB)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Orlando (Des Moines International Airport – Orlando Sanford International Airport) is 1124 miles / 1808 kilometers / 976 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Orlando (SFB) is 1366 miles / 2199 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).

How far is Orlando from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1123.606 miles
  • 1808.269 kilometers
  • 976.387 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
  • 1124.193 miles
  • 1809.213 kilometers
  • 976.897 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Orlando Sanford International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFB
ICAO Code: KSFB
Coordinates: 28°46′39″N, 81°14′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Orlando, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Orlando (SFB).

Distance:
1124
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1124

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