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Distance between Oakland, CA (OAK) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Distance from Oakland International Airport to Des Moines International Airport is 1539 miles / 2476 kilometers / 1337 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1538.797 miles
  • 2476.454 kilometers
  • 1337.178 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
  • 1535.164 miles
  • 2470.607 kilometers
  • 1334.021 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Oakland International Airport (OAK) to Des Moines International Airport (DSM) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Oakland
Des Moines

Oakland, CA

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Des Moines, IA

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Airport information


A Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

B 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

Map

Flight map from Oakland to Des Moines.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Oakland (OAK) → Des Moines (DSM).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1539

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