Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Cincinnati.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).
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).
|A||Des Moines International Airport|
|City:||Des Moines, IA|
|B||Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport|
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.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (219 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Cincinnati (CVG).