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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Champaign, IL (CMI)

Distance from Des Moines to Champaign (Des Moines International Airport – University of Illinois Willard Airport) is 301 miles / 484 kilometers / 261 nautical miles.

How far is Champaign from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.609 miles
  • 483.783 kilometers
  • 261.222 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
  • 299.981 miles
  • 482.772 kilometers
  • 260.676 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 University of Illinois Willard Airport (CMI) is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Champaign.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (147 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 University of Illinois Willard Airport
City: Champaign, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMI
ICAO Code: KCMI
Coordinates: 40°2′21″N, 88°16′41″W

Map

Des Moines to Champaign flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Champaign (CMI).

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Air miles:
301
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
301

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