# 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
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
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.

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## 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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