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Distance between Dubuque, IA (DBQ) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Flight distance from Dubuque to Milwaukee (Dubuque Regional Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 148 miles / 238 kilometers / 129 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Dubuque (DBQ) to Milwaukee (MKE) is 186 miles / 300 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dubuque to Milwaukee.

Shortest flight path between Dubuque Regional Airport (DBQ) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

How far is Milwaukee from Dubuque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Dubuque and Milwaukee. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 148.124 miles
  • 238.382 kilometers
  • 128.716 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
  • 147.765 miles
  • 237.805 kilometers
  • 128.404 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 Dubuque Regional Airport
City: Dubuque, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DBQ
ICAO Code: KDBQ
Coordinates: 42°24′7″N, 90°42′34″W

B Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dubuque and Milwaukee.

Time Difference

Dubuque, IA

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Milwaukee, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 47 kg (103 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dubuque (DBQ) → Milwaukee (MKE).

Distance:
148
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
148

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