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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Meridian, MS (MEI)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Meridian (Des Moines International Airport – Meridian Regional Airport) is 690 miles / 1110 kilometers / 600 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Meridian (MEI) is 851 miles / 1370 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Meridian.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Meridian Regional Airport (MEI).

How far is Meridian from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 689.979 miles
  • 1110.414 kilometers
  • 599.576 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
  • 690.879 miles
  • 1111.862 kilometers
  • 600.358 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

B Meridian Regional Airport
City: Meridian, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MEI
ICAO Code: KMEI
Coordinates: 32°19′57″N, 88°45′6″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Meridian.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Meridian, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 123 kg (272 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Meridian (MEI).

Distance:
690
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
690

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