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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Valdosta, GA (VLD)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Valdosta (Des Moines International Airport – Valdosta Regional Airport) is 940 miles / 1513 kilometers / 817 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Valdosta (VLD) is 1132 miles / 1822 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Valdosta Regional Airport (VLD).

How far is Valdosta from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 940.151 miles
  • 1513.026 kilometers
  • 816.969 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
  • 940.565 miles
  • 1513.693 kilometers
  • 817.329 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 Valdosta Regional Airport
City: Valdosta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VLD
ICAO Code: KVLD
Coordinates: 30°46′56″N, 83°16′36″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Valdosta is 1 hour. Valdosta is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

 CST

Valdosta, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (323 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Valdosta (VLD).

Distance:
940
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
940

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