Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Lynchburg.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).
How far is Lynchburg from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Lynchburg. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 825.123 miles
- 1327.907 kilometers
- 717.012 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
- 823.498 miles
- 1325.292 kilometers
- 715.600 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
The time difference between Des Moines and Lynchburg is 1 hour. Lynchburg is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (302 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Lynchburg (LYH).