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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Victoria, TX (VCT)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Victoria (Des Moines International Airport – Victoria Regional Airport) is 893 miles / 1438 kilometers / 776 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Victoria (VCT) is 1012 miles / 1628 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Victoria Regional Airport (VCT).

How far is Victoria from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 893.240 miles
  • 1437.530 kilometers
  • 776.204 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
  • 895.080 miles
  • 1440.492 kilometers
  • 777.803 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 Victoria Regional Airport
City: Victoria, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VCT
ICAO Code: KVCT
Coordinates: 28°51′9″N, 96°55′6″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Victoria.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Victoria, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Victoria (VCT).

Distance:
893
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
893

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