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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Twin Falls, ID (TWF)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Twin Falls (Des Moines International Airport – Magic Valley Regional Airport) is 1071 miles / 1724 kilometers / 931 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Twin Falls (TWF) is 1250 miles / 2012 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Magic Valley Regional Airport (TWF).

How far is Twin Falls from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1071.252 miles
  • 1724.014 kilometers
  • 930.893 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
  • 1068.465 miles
  • 1719.527 kilometers
  • 928.471 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 Magic Valley Regional Airport
City: Twin Falls, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TWF
ICAO Code: KTWF
Coordinates: 42°28′54″N, 114°29′16″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Twin Falls, ID

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (342 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Twin Falls (TWF).

Distance:
1071
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1071

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