The driving distance from Des Moines International Airport to Kansas City International Airport is:

190 miles / 306 km

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Driving distance from DSM to MCI

The total driving distance from DSM to MCI is 190 miles or 306 kilometers.

Your trip begins at Des Moines International Airport in Des Moines, Iowa. It ends at Kansas City International Airport in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Des Moines International Airport

IATA: DSM
ICAO: KDSM
FAA: DSM
City: Des Moines
State: Iowa
Zip code: 50321
Country: United States
Category: airports

Kansas City International Airport

IATA: MCI
ICAO: KMCI
FAA: MCI
City: Kansas City
State: Missouri
Zip code: 64195
Country: United States
Category: airports

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