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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Texarkana, AR (TXK)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Texarkana (Des Moines International Airport – Texarkana Regional Airport) is 558 miles / 897 kilometers / 484 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Texarkana (TXK) is 655 miles / 1054 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK).

How far is Texarkana from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 557.543 miles
  • 897.278 kilometers
  • 484.491 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
  • 558.583 miles
  • 898.953 kilometers
  • 485.396 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 Texarkana Regional Airport
City: Texarkana, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TXK
ICAO Code: KTXK
Coordinates: 33°27′13″N, 93°59′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Texarkana.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Texarkana, AR

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Texarkana (TXK).

Distance:
558
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
558

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