Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Minot.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Minot International Airport (MOT).
How far is Minot from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Minot. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 595.561 miles
- 958.462 kilometers
- 517.528 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
- 595.125 miles
- 957.761 kilometers
- 517.150 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 Minot.
Des Moines, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Minot (MOT).