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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Montgomery, AL (MGM)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Montgomery (Des Moines International Airport – Montgomery Regional Airport) is 753 miles / 1211 kilometers / 654 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Montgomery (MGM) is 915 miles / 1473 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM).

How far is Montgomery from Des Moines?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 752.578 miles
  • 1211.157 kilometers
  • 653.973 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
  • 753.143 miles
  • 1212.066 kilometers
  • 654.463 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 Montgomery Regional Airport
City: Montgomery, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MGM
ICAO Code: KMGM
Coordinates: 32°18′2″N, 86°23′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Montgomery.

Time Difference

Des Moines, IA

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Montgomery, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (287 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Montgomery (MGM).

Distance:
753
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
753

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