Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Cedar Rapids.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).
How far is Cedar Rapids from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Cedar Rapids. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 103.821 miles
- 167.083 kilometers
- 90.218 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
- 103.572 miles
- 166.683 kilometers
- 90.002 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 Cedar Rapids.
Des Moines, IA
Cedar Rapids, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 40 kg (89 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Cedar Rapids (CID).