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Des Moines (DSM) to Africa

How far in advance should I book a flight from Des Moines to Africa?

To save up to 23% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Des Moines to Africa from $1,135 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,339 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to Africa?

April can be a great time to fly to Africa from Des Moines with a flight ticket averaging about $1,190. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $846. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Africa in February, March 2021

7 Mar - 12 May
$1,063pp
DSM
Des Moines
Air France
   
2 STOPS
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
Air France
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
12 Mar - 4 Apr
$1,069pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
7 Mar - 13 May
$1,074pp
DSM
Des Moines
Air France
   
2 STOPS
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
Air France
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Africa 2021 flight deals

20 May - 24 May
$720pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
20 May - 24 May
$740pp
DSM
Des Moines
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
22 Apr - 26 Apr
$832pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
   
2 STOPS
TUN
Tunis Carthage
TUN
Tunis Carthage
Delta
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Africa

7 Mar - 12 May
$1,063pp
DSM
Des Moines
Air France
   
2 STOPS
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
Air France
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
7 Mar - 13 May
$1,074pp
DSM
Des Moines
Air France
   
2 STOPS
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
Air France
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
3 Mar - 10 May
$1,078pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
CMN
Casablanca Mohamed V
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Africa from Des Moines

4:55 am - 11:20 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
25h 25m
DSM - ACC
United Airlines
$799
United
10:43 am - 7:45 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
38h 02m
DSM - LFW
Multiple Airlines
$939
Kiwi.com
1:35 pm - 8:25 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
48h 50m
DSM - TUN
Multiple Airlines
$1,160
United

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Africa due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Des Moines and Africa for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Des Moines to Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Des Moines to Africa. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Des Moines to Africa have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Lufthansa, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Africa for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Africa for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $720, but on average you can expect to pay $960.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Africa for under $700 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Des Moines to Africa, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Africa for under $1,100?

There are currently 12+ open flights from Des Moines to Africa within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Des Moines to Africa?

Delta, Iberia and Lufthansa are the most popular airlines when flying from Des Moines to Africa.

What are the most popular routes from Des Moines to Africa?

The most popular flight routes from Des Moines to Africa are Des Moines - Lomé, Des Moines - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl and Des Moines - Cairo.

What are the cheapest Flights from Des Moines to Africa?

While on average a flight from Des Moines to Africa is generally $1,824, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $651. When looking at the most popular route, (Des Moines - Lomé), you can expect to pay $1,466 for that flight.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Africa?

There are many flights that can get you from Des Moines to Africa in 12h 17m. Fly via Air Canada, Delta, or Lufthansa to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Des Moines to Africa round-trip?

Currently priced at $720, United Airlines will fly you from Des Moines to Africa and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Lufthansa and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $740 and $832, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Des Moines to Africa one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $799 on United Airlines.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to Africa

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
$716 $773 No cancel fee 71%
Lufthansa
$979 $1,433 No cancel fee 76%
Delta
$525 $1,600 No cancel fee N/A
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