Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Sioux City.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX).
How far is Sioux City from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Sioux City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 152.437 miles
- 245.324 kilometers
- 132.464 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
- 152.126 miles
- 244.824 kilometers
- 132.194 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Sioux City.
Des Moines, IA
Sioux City, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 47 kg (105 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Sioux City (SUX).