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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 8 hours 11 minutes.

Des Moines – Tulsa

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387
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623
Kilometers
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336
Nautical miles

How far is Tulsa from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport to Tulsa International Airport is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Tulsa.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Tulsa generates about 82 kg of CO2 per passenger, 82 kilograms is equal to 181 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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