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Distance between Windsor Locks, CT (BDL) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Flight distance from Windsor Locks to Des Moines (Bradley International Airport – Des Moines International Airport) is 1082 miles / 1742 kilometers / 940 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Windsor Locks (BDL) to Des Moines (DSM) is 1227 miles / 1974 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Windsor Locks to Des Moines.

Shortest flight path between Bradley International Airport (BDL) and Des Moines International Airport (DSM).

How far is Des Moines from Windsor Locks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1082.163 miles
  • 1741.573 kilometers
  • 940.374 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
  • 1079.352 miles
  • 1737.049 kilometers
  • 937.931 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 Bradley International Airport
City: Windsor Locks, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDL
ICAO Code: KBDL
Coordinates: 41°56′20″N, 72°40′59″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

The time difference between Windsor Locks and Des Moines is 1 hour. Des Moines is 1 hour behind Windsor Locks.

Time Difference

Windsor Locks, CT

 EST

Des Moines, IA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (343 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Windsor Locks (BDL) → Des Moines (DSM).

Distance:
1082
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1082

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