# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Saltillo (SLW)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Saltillo (Des Moines International Airport – Saltillo Airport) is 1178 miles / 1895 kilometers / 1023 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Saltillo (SLW) is 1311 miles / 2110 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Saltillo Airport (SLW).

## How far is Saltillo from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1177.610 miles
• 1895.179 kilometers
• 1023.315 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
• 1179.881 miles
• 1898.835 kilometers
• 1025.289 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 Saltillo Airport
City: Saltillo
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: SLW
ICAO Code: MMIO
Coordinates: 25°32′58″N, 100°55′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Saltillo.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (354 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Saltillo (SLW).

Distance:
1178
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1178

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