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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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Saltillo Airport
City: Saltillo
Country: Mexico Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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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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