# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Tallahassee, FL (TLH)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Tallahassee (Des Moines International Airport – Tallahassee International Airport) is 927 miles / 1492 kilometers / 806 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Tallahassee (TLH) is 1115 miles / 1795 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 45 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Tallahassee.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Tallahassee International Airport (TLH).

## How far is Tallahassee from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 927.201 miles
• 1492.185 kilometers
• 805.715 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
• 927.893 miles
• 1493.299 kilometers
• 806.317 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 Tallahassee International Airport
City: Tallahassee, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TLH
ICAO Code: KTLH
Coordinates: 30°23′47″N, 84°21′1″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Tallahassee is 1 hour. Tallahassee is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (321 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Tallahassee (TLH).

Distance:
927
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
927

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