# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Eau Claire, WI (EAU)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Eau Claire (Des Moines International Airport – Chippewa Valley Regional Airport) is 255 miles / 410 kilometers / 222 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Eau Claire (EAU) is 332 miles / 534 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 51 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Eau Claire.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (EAU).

## How far is Eau Claire from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 254.942 miles
• 410.289 kilometers
• 221.538 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
• 254.999 miles
• 410.380 kilometers
• 221.588 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).

## Airport information

A Des Moines International Airport
City: Des Moines, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Chippewa Valley Regional Airport
City: Eau Claire, WI
Country: United States
IATA Code: EAU
ICAO Code: KEAU
Coordinates: 44°51′56″N, 91°29′3″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Eau Claire.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (138 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Eau Claire (EAU).

Distance:
255
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
255

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