Distance from Chicago to Des Moines
Distance is 498 kilometers or 309 miles or 269 nautical miles
The distance is the theoretical air distance (great circle distance). Flying between the two locations' airports can be a different distance, depending on airport location and actual route chosen.
Map – Shortest path between Chicago and Des Moines
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The map is using a projection that makes land and oceans much wider near the south and north poles. The heading/course/bearing during a flight varies in most cases. Map based on image from NASA.
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|Chicago (U.S.A. - Illinois)||Monday, November 30, 2015 at 2:02:05 AM|
|Des Moines (U.S.A. - Iowa)||Monday, November 30, 2015 at 2:02:05 AM|
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