# Distance between Spokane, WA (GEG) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Flight distance from Spokane to Des Moines (Spokane International Airport – Des Moines International Airport) is 1245 miles / 2003 kilometers / 1082 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Spokane (GEG) to Des Moines (DSM) is 1542 miles / 2482 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Spokane International Airport (GEG) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).

## How far is Des Moines from Spokane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1244.754 miles
• 2003.237 kilometers
• 1081.662 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
• 1241.799 miles
• 1998.482 kilometers
• 1079.094 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 Spokane International Airport
City: Spokane, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: GEG
ICAO Code: KGEG
Coordinates: 47°37′11″N, 117°32′2″W

B 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

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Spokane and Des Moines is 2 hours. Des Moines is 2 hours ahead of Spokane.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (360 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Spokane (GEG) → Des Moines (DSM).

Distance:
1245
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1245

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