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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Baltimore (DSM - BWI)

The best prices from Des Moines to Baltimore/Washington are usually found in July or August, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Des Moines to Baltimore

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to BWI flight in 2022: compare Des Moines to Baltimore flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Baltimore.

DSM - BWI

Price

$209 - $406

BWI

Temperature

33.8 - 77 °F

BWI

Precipitation

2.9 - 4.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$209

From Des Moines to Baltimore/Washington

One-way from

$132

One-way flight from Des Moines to Baltimore/Washington

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Baltimore?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 44% on flights from Des Moines to Baltimore compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $412. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $484.

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

Flights from Des Moines to Baltimore lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from Des Moines to Baltimore in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $191.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Baltimore (DSM - BWI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Des Moines to Baltimore in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 41% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Baltimore in January, February 2022

The best prices found for DSM to BWI flights for January, February
Feb 20 - Feb 22
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

15h 05m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 41m
$189

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 13 - Feb 16
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

21h 41m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

11h 28m
$194

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 3 - Feb 9
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

29h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

25h 14m
$201

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Des Moines to Baltimore 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Baltimore from Des Moines found for this year
Mar 30 - Apr 6
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

8h 24m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

21h 58m
$138

Frontier

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Deal found 1/23/22

Mar 6 - Mar 9
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

10h 55m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 32m
$173

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Mar 3 - Mar 8
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

18h 06m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 57m
$174

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Baltimore

Late deals on return flights to Baltimore from Des Moines, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 9
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

29h 34m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

25h 14m
$201

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 3 - Feb 9
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

31h 18m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

3 stops

27h 44m
$222

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Jan 31 - Feb 14
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

24h 22m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 57m
$228

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

One-way flights to Baltimore/Washington from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Baltimore
Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

25h 44m
$92

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 7
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

19h 52m
$95

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

Mar 20
DSM

Des Moines

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

27h 46m
$108

Allegiant Air

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Deal found 1/24/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Des Moines to Baltimore flights.

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Baltimore/Washington have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Des Moines to Baltimore/Washington have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines 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 Baltimore for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Baltimore for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $138, but on average you can expect to pay $190.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Baltimore for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Des Moines to Baltimore within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Des Moines to Baltimore round-trip from $138. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is United Airlines. Frontier is currently priced 55% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Allegiant Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $108. Users have also found prices from $112 and $132 on Frontier and American Airlines, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Des Moines to Baltimore check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or Frontier.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Baltimore?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Des Moines to Baltimore? While on average our users pay $363, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $81. The most popular route (Des Moines - Baltimore/Washington), is priced around $173.

Can I fly to Baltimore/Washington from Des Moines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Baltimore/Washington within the United States

Most visitors from Des Moines need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Baltimore/Washington.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Baltimore/Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Baltimore/Washington.

Can I fly back to Des Moines from Baltimore/Washington?

Returning to Des Moines from Baltimore/Washington

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Baltimore/Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Baltimore/Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Baltimore

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 4 airlines flying from Des Moines to Baltimore

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Baltimore choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$122
Average$212
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$159
Average$374
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$166
Average$316
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$168
Average$391
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety