How far is Santa Maria from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Santa Maria. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1520.996 miles
- 2447.805 kilometers
- 1321.709 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
- 1517.923 miles
- 2442.861 kilometers
- 1319.039 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).
Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX) is 3 hours 22 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Santa Maria is 2 hours. Santa Maria is 2 hours behind Des Moines.
Des Moines, IA
Santa Maria, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (366 pounds).
Des Moines to Santa Maria flight path
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Santa Maria (SMX).