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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Shreveport, LA (SHV)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Shreveport (Des Moines International Airport – Shreveport Regional Airport) is 627 miles / 1009 kilometers / 545 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Shreveport (SHV) is 737 miles / 1186 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV).

How far is Shreveport from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 626.718 miles
  • 1008.606 kilometers
  • 544.603 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
  • 627.943 miles
  • 1010.576 kilometers
  • 545.668 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Shreveport.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Shreveport, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (256 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Shreveport (SHV).

Distance:
627
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
627

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