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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Billings, MT (BIL)

Distance from Des Moines to Billings (Des Moines International Airport – Billings Logan International Airport) is 800 miles / 1288 kilometers / 696 nautical miles.

How far is Billings from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 800.386 miles
  • 1288.096 kilometers
  • 695.516 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
  • 798.598 miles
  • 1285.219 kilometers
  • 693.963 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Billings Logan International Airport (BIL) is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

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 Billings Logan International Airport
City: Billings, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BIL
ICAO Code: KBIL
Coordinates: 45°48′27″N, 108°32′34″W

Des Moines to Billings flight path

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Billings Logan International Airport (BIL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Billings (BIL).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
800
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
800

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