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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Santa Rosa, CA (STS)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Santa Rosa (Des Moines International Airport – Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport) is 1553 miles / 2499 kilometers / 1349 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Santa Rosa (STS) is 1817 miles / 2924 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport (STS).

How far is Santa Rosa from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1552.780 miles
  • 2498.957 kilometers
  • 1349.329 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
  • 1549.008 miles
  • 2492.886 kilometers
  • 1346.051 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 Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport
City: Santa Rosa, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: STS
ICAO Code: KSTS
Coordinates: 38°30′32″N, 122°48′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Santa Rosa is 2 hours. Santa Rosa is 2 hours behind Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

 CST

Santa Rosa, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (403 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Santa Rosa (STS).

Distance:
1553
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1553

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