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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Kalamazoo, MI (AZO)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Kalamazoo (Des Moines International Airport – Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport) is 421 miles / 677 kilometers / 366 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Kalamazoo (AZO) is 468 miles / 753 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO).

How far is Kalamazoo from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 420.942 miles
  • 677.440 kilometers
  • 365.788 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
  • 419.864 miles
  • 675.706 kilometers
  • 364.852 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 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

B Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
City: Kalamazoo, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AZO
ICAO Code: KAZO
Coordinates: 42°14′5″N, 85°33′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Kalamazoo is 1 hour. Kalamazoo is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Kalamazoo, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 87 kg (192 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Kalamazoo (AZO).

Distance:
421
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
421

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