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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Brookings, SD (BKX)

Distance from Des Moines to Brookings (Des Moines International Airport – Brookings Regional Airport) is 249 miles / 401 kilometers / 217 nautical miles.

How far is Brookings from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 249.324 miles
  • 401.248 kilometers
  • 216.656 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
  • 249.188 miles
  • 401.028 kilometers
  • 216.538 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 Brookings Regional Airport (BKX) is 58 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Brookings.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 59 kg (131 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 Brookings Regional Airport
City: Brookings, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKX
ICAO Code: KBKX
Coordinates: 44°18′17″N, 96°49′0″W

Map

Des Moines to Brookings flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Brookings (BKX).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
249
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
249

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