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Distance between Minneapolis, MN (MSP) and Des Moines, IA (DSM)

Distance from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport to Des Moines International Airport is 232 miles / 374 kilometers / 202 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 232.191 miles
  • 373.675 kilometers
  • 201.768 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
  • 232.389 miles
  • 373.993 kilometers
  • 201.940 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) to Des Moines International Airport (DSM) is 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Minneapolis and Des Moines.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

B 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

Map

Flight map from Minneapolis to Des Moines.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Des Moines (DSM).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
232

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