The total distance from Kentucky to Iowa is 544 miles.
This is equivalent to 876 kilometers or 473 nautical miles.
Your trip begins in the state of Kentucky.
It ends in the state of Iowa.
Your flight direction from Kentucky to Iowa is Northwest (-54 degrees from North).
The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Kentucky to Iowa. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.
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