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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Belleville, IL (BLV)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Belleville (Des Moines International Airport – Scott Air Force Base) is 289 miles / 466 kilometers / 251 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Belleville (BLV) is 374 miles / 602 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Scott Air Force Base (BLV).

How far is Belleville from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 289.300 miles
  • 465.583 kilometers
  • 251.395 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
  • 289.156 miles
  • 465.351 kilometers
  • 251.269 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 Scott Air Force Base
City: Belleville, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLV
ICAO Code: KBLV
Coordinates: 38°32′42″N, 89°50′6″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Belleville.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Belleville, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Belleville (BLV).

Distance:
289
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
289

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