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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Tulsa, OK (TUL)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Tulsa (Des Moines International Airport – Tulsa International Airport) is 387 miles / 623 kilometers / 336 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Tulsa (TUL) is 450 miles / 724 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Tulsa International Airport (TUL).

How far is Tulsa from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 387.077 miles
  • 622.939 kilometers
  • 336.360 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
  • 387.560 miles
  • 623.718 kilometers
  • 336.781 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 Tulsa International Airport
City: Tulsa, OK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUL
ICAO Code: KTUL
Coordinates: 36°11′54″N, 95°53′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Tulsa.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Tulsa, OK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (181 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Tulsa (TUL).

Distance:
387
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
387

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