# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Highfill, AR (XNA)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Highfill (Des Moines International Airport – Northwest Arkansas National Airport) is 364 miles / 586 kilometers / 316 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Highfill (XNA) is 403 miles / 649 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Northwest Arkansas National Airport (XNA).

## How far is Highfill from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 363.946 miles
• 585.714 kilometers
• 316.260 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
• 364.526 miles
• 586.648 kilometers
• 316.765 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
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Northwest Arkansas National Airport
City: Highfill, AR
Country: United States
IATA Code: XNA
ICAO Code: KXNA
Coordinates: 36°16′54″N, 94°18′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Highfill.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 79 kg (173 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Highfill (XNA).

Distance:
364
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
364

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