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Distance between Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Flight distance from Wichita Falls to Des Moines (Wichita Falls Regional Airport – Des Moines International Airport) is 583 miles / 939 kilometers / 507 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Wichita Falls (SPS) to Des Moines (DSM) is 674 miles / 1084 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).

How far is Des Moines from Wichita Falls?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 583.431 miles
  • 938.941 kilometers
  • 506.988 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
  • 583.997 miles
  • 939.852 kilometers
  • 507.479 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″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 Wichita Falls and Des Moines.

Time Difference

Wichita Falls, TX

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Des Moines, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (244 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wichita Falls (SPS) → Des Moines (DSM).

Distance:
583
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
583

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