Map of flight path from Honolulu to Des Moines.
Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).
How far is Des Moines from Honolulu?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Honolulu and Des Moines. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3947.290 miles
- 6352.547 kilometers
- 3430.101 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
- 3941.722 miles
- 6343.586 kilometers
- 3425.263 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).
|A||Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport|
|B||Des Moines International Airport|
|City:||Des Moines, IA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Honolulu and Des Moines is 4 hours. Des Moines is 4 hours ahead of Honolulu.
Des Moines, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 450 kg (992 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Honolulu (HNL) → Des Moines (DSM).