Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Milwaukee.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).
How far is Milwaukee from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Milwaukee. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 311.336 miles
- 501.047 kilometers
- 270.544 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
- 310.630 miles
- 499.911 kilometers
- 269.930 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
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Milwaukee.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (156 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Milwaukee (MKE).