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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Distance from Des Moines to Tucson (Des Moines International Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 1154 miles / 1857 kilometers / 1003 nautical miles.

How far is Tucson from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1153.731 miles
  • 1856.750 kilometers
  • 1002.565 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
  • 1152.632 miles
  • 1854.982 kilometers
  • 1001.610 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 (DSM) to Tucson International Airport (TUS) is 2 hours 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Tucson is 1 hour. Tucson is 1 hour behind Des Moines.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

Map

Des Moines to Tucson flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Tucson (TUS).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1154

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