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Distance between Shreveport, LA (SHV) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Flight distance from Shreveport to Des Moines (Shreveport Regional Airport – Des Moines International Airport) is 627 miles / 1009 kilometers / 545 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Shreveport (SHV) to Des Moines (DSM) is 736 miles / 1185 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).

How far is Des Moines from Shreveport?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 626.718 miles
  • 1008.606 kilometers
  • 544.603 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
  • 627.943 miles
  • 1010.576 kilometers
  • 545.668 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 Shreveport Regional Airport
City: Shreveport, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHV
ICAO Code: KSHV
Coordinates: 32°26′47″N, 93°49′32″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Shreveport and Des Moines.

Time Difference

Shreveport, LA

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Des Moines, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (256 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Shreveport (SHV) → Des Moines (DSM).

Distance:
627
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
627

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