Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Bloomington.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI).
How far is Bloomington from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Bloomington. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 258.614 miles
- 416.198 kilometers
- 224.729 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
- 258.031 miles
- 415.261 kilometers
- 224.223 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
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Bloomington.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (139 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Bloomington (BMI).