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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Distance from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Des Moines International Airport is 1149 miles / 1850 kilometers / 999 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1149.326 miles
  • 1849.661 kilometers
  • 998.737 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
  • 1147.770 miles
  • 1847.157 kilometers
  • 997.385 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) to Des Moines International Airport (DSM) is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Phoenix and Des Moines is 1 hour. Des Moines is 1 hour ahead of Phoenix.

Time Difference

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Phoenix, AZ

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Des Moines, IA

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Airport information


A Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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 Phoenix to Des Moines.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Des Moines (DSM).

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Air miles:
1149
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1149

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