Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Scottsbluff.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).
How far is Scottsbluff from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Scottsbluff. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 513.968 miles
- 827.151 kilometers
- 446.626 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
- 512.636 miles
- 825.008 kilometers
- 445.468 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Des Moines and Scottsbluff is 1 hour. Scottsbluff is 1 hour behind Des Moines.
Des Moines, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (222 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Scottsbluff (BFF).