# 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
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
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.

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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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