# 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
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
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.

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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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