How far is Des Moines from Tacoma?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Des Moines and Tacoma is 11.72 miles (18.87 km).

Flight distance from Des Moines, WA to Tacoma, WA is 11.72 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 02 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Des Moines, Washington to Tacoma, Washington is: 19.32 miles (31.1 km) by car.

Driving from Des Moines to Tacoma will take approximately 00 hours 26 minutes.

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#1 Des Moines

City in Washington

Population 32348
GPS Coordinates 47°24'6"N 122°19'27"W
Latitude 47.4017700
Longitude -122.3242900
Altitude 28
Country United States
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#2 Tacoma

County seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States

Population 217827
GPS Coordinates 47°15'10"N 122°26'39"W
Latitude 47.2528800
Longitude -122.4442900
Altitude 74
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Des Moines and Tacoma

The distance between Des Moines and Tacoma is 31 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 20 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Tacoma. The current time is 14:43:23.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 00 hours 38 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 28 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 23 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 19 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 16 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 15 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 14 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 2.58 liters (0.68 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Des Moines and Tacoma.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Des Moines to Tacoma is $2.15 (diesel $2.3).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.159 (Diesel $3.367) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 04, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Des Moines and Tacoma (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Auburn, WA to Des Moines 14.21 miles (23 km)

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Driving distance from Bellevue, WA to Des Moines 21.95 miles (35 km)

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Driving distance from Bellingham, WA to Des Moines 108.79 miles (175 km)

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Driving distance from Everett, WA to Des Moines 47.41 miles (76 km)

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Driving distance from Federal Way, WA to Des Moines 5.97 miles (10 km)

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Driving distance from Kennewick, WA to Des Moines 224.47 miles (361 km)

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Driving distance from Kent, WA to Des Moines 5.92 miles (10 km)

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Driving distance from Kirkland, WA to Des Moines 27.59 miles (44 km)

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Driving distance from Pasco, WA to Des Moines 225.48 miles (363 km)

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Driving distance from Renton, WA to Des Moines 11.57 miles (19 km)

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Driving distance from Seattle, WA to Des Moines 19.37 miles (31 km)

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Driving distance from Spokane, WA to Des Moines 289.66 miles (466 km)

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