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Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Monroe, LA (MLU)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Monroe (Des Moines International Airport – Monroe Regional Airport) is 629 miles / 1012 kilometers / 546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Monroe (MLU) is 811 miles / 1305 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 59 minutes.

Des Moines – Monroe

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629
Miles
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1012
Kilometers
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546
Nautical miles

How far is Monroe 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)
  • 628.645 miles
  • 1011.706 kilometers
  • 546.277 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
  • 629.816 miles
  • 1013.590 kilometers
  • 547.295 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 to Monroe is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Des Moines and Monroe.

Des Moines time to Monroe time converter

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Current local times

Des Moines, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Des Moines to Monroe generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, 116 kilograms is equal to 256 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 Monroe

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Monroe Regional Airport (MLU).

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 Monroe Regional Airport
City: Monroe, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLU
ICAO Code: KMLU
Coordinates: 32°30′39″N, 92°2′15″W