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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Baltimore, MD (BWI)

Distance from Des Moines to Baltimore (Des Moines International Airport – Baltimore–Washington International Airport) is 910 miles / 1465 kilometers / 791 nautical miles.

How far is Baltimore from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 910.164 miles
  • 1464.766 kilometers
  • 790.911 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
  • 907.984 miles
  • 1461.258 kilometers
  • 789.016 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 Baltimore–Washington International Airport (BWI) is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Baltimore, MD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 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 Baltimore–Washington International Airport
City: Baltimore, MD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BWI
ICAO Code: KBWI
Coordinates: 39°10′31″N, 76°40′5″W

Map

Des Moines to Baltimore flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Baltimore (BWI).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
910

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