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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Muskegon, MI (MKG)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Muskegon (Des Moines International Airport – Muskegon County Airport) is 396 miles / 638 kilometers / 344 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Muskegon (MKG) is 502 miles / 808 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 34 minutes.

Des Moines – Muskegon

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396
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344
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How far is Muskegon from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 396.378 miles
  • 637.909 kilometers
  • 344.443 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
  • 395.451 miles
  • 636.417 kilometers
  • 343.638 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Des Moines International Airport to Muskegon County Airport is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Des Moines and Muskegon is 1 hour. Muskegon is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Muskegon generates about 83 kg of CO2 per passenger, 83 kilograms is equal to 184 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Muskegon

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Muskegon County Airport (MKG).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Muskegon County Airport
City: Muskegon, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKG
ICAO Code: KMKG
Coordinates: 43°10′10″N, 86°14′17″W