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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Distance from Des Moines to Beckley (Des Moines International Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 716 miles / 1152 kilometers / 622 nautical miles.

How far is Beckley from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 715.988 miles
  • 1152.271 kilometers
  • 622.177 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
  • 714.585 miles
  • 1150.013 kilometers
  • 620.957 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW) is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
Beckley

Des Moines, IA

 CST

Beckley, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (279 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

Map

Des Moines to Beckley flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Beckley (BKW).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
716

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