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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Highfill, AR

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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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