Distance from Oklahoma City, OK to Des Moines, IA

Distance

545 mi

Time

9 hours 39 mins

Gas Cost

$39 - $76

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There are 473.31 miles from Oklahoma City to Des Moines in northeast direction and 545 miles (877.09 kilometers) by car, following the I-35 and MO 110 route.

Oklahoma City and Des Moines are 9 hours 39 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Oklahoma City, OK to Des Moines, IA. The halfway point is Auburn, KS.

Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 4:32 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 25.21 gallons of gas to cover the route between Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Oklahoma City to Des Moines is $63.03.

During the route, an average car will release 493.92 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA

If you want to meet halfway between Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.858168 and -95.820875, or 38º 51' 29.4048" N, 95º 49' 15.15" W. This location is 272.27 miles away from Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA and it would take approximately 4 hours 49 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Auburn, KS, situated 286.8 miles from Oklahoma City, OK and 271.31 miles from Des Moines, IA. It would take 5 hours 24 mins to go from Oklahoma City to Auburn and 5 hours 7 mins to go from Des Moines to Auburn.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA is Topeka, KS, situated 293.13 miles from Oklahoma City, OK and 256.62 miles from Des Moines, IA. It would take 5 hours 10 mins to go from Oklahoma City to Topeka and 4 hours 41 mins to go from Des Moines to Topeka.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, KS and Wichita, KS.


Best Hotels In or Near Des Moines, IA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Oklahoma City, OK

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From $18

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Weather in Oklahoma City and Des Moines

Oklahoma City

Rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures peaking at 80°F on Thursday.

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Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Wind
78° 64° 71° 53° 76° 47° 67° 50° 76° 45°
77% Rain probability 81% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 8% Rain probability
15 188 degrees 10 354 degrees 8 324 degrees 15 340 degrees 9 246 degrees

Des Moines

Rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 47°F on Friday.

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Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Wind
71° 61° 65° 49° 67° 44° 54° 42° 64° 39°
84% Rain probability 79% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 19% Rain probability 11% Rain probability
14 182 degrees 7 296 degrees 6 283 degrees 16 323 degrees 12 289 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Oklahoma City, OK and Des Moines, IA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 473.31 mi 761.72 km 411.30 nautical mi
Driving distance 545 mi 877.09 km 473.59 nautical mi

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