How far is Brainerd from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Brainerd. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 336.671 miles
- 541.820 kilometers
- 292.559 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
- 336.918 miles
- 542.217 kilometers
- 292.774 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).
Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD) is 1 hour 8 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Brainerd.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (160 pounds).
Des Moines to Brainerd flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Brainerd (BRD).