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

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

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Windsor Locks (BDL) is 1228 miles / 1977 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 34 minutes.

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

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

How far is Windsor Locks from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Windsor Locks. 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 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 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Windsor Locks, CT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1082

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