Distance from Des Moines, IA to Wichita, KS

Distance

392 mi

Time

5 hours 7 mins

Gas Cost

$27 - $52

Loading Des Moines - Wichita Route Map

There are 335.03 miles from Des Moines to Wichita in southwest direction and 391.79 miles (630.52 kilometers) by car, following the I-35 route.

Des Moines and Wichita are 5 hours 7 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Des Moines, IA to Wichita, KS. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Des Moines, IA to Wichita, KS.

Des Moines, IA and Wichita, KS are in the same time zone (CDT). Current time in both locations is 1:49 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 18.14 gallons of gas to cover the route between Des Moines, IA and Wichita, KS.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Des Moines to Wichita is $42.99.

During the route, an average car will release 355.37 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Des Moines, IA

Planning on renting a car to go from Des Moines, IA to Wichita, KS? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Des Moines, IA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Des Moines, IA and Wichita, KS

Des Moines, IA

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 75°F on Sunday.

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Rain Partly cloudy day Wind Clear day Partly cloudy day
90° 73° 77° 63° 75° 56° 75° 55° 78° 52°
16% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 1% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
12 201 degrees 11 323 degrees 11 295 degrees 10 315 degrees 0 259 degrees

Wichita, KS

Light rain tomorrow through next Thursday, with temperatures falling to 78°F on Monday.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
93° 70° 82° 71° 83° 63° 82° 65° 78° 66°
0% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
11 173 degrees 10 19 degrees 2 69 degrees 8 124 degrees 7 124 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Des Moines, IA and Wichita, KS in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 335.03 mi 539.18 km 291.13 nautical mi
Driving distance 391.79 mi 630.52 km 340.46 nautical mi

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