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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Cincinnati, KY (CVG)

Distance from Des Moines to Cincinnati (Des Moines International Airport – Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport) is 505 miles / 813 kilometers / 439 nautical miles.

How far is Cincinnati from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 504.951 miles
  • 812.639 kilometers
  • 438.790 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
  • 503.908 miles
  • 810.962 kilometers
  • 437.884 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 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Des Moines
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Des Moines, IA

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Cincinnati, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (220 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 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
City: Cincinnati, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CVG
ICAO Code: KCVG
Coordinates: 39°2′55″N, 84°40′4″W

Map

Des Moines to Cincinnati flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Cincinnati (CVG).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
505

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