Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Cancún (CUN)

How to find the cheapest flight from Des Moines to Cancún

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

DSM - CUN

Price

$377 - $663

CUN

Temperature

75.2 - 86 °F

CUN

Precipitation

1.1 - 11.1 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$377

From Des Moines to Cancún

One-way from

$220

One-way flight from Des Moines to Cancún

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

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 4% on the overall cost on flights from Des Moines to Cancún.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Des Moines to Cancún, book at least 38 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $609 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $690.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cancún from Des Moines. Prices for August average $546 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $301. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a August flight can save you 21% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Cancún (DSM - CUN)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Cancún is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 30% on airfare.

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

The best prices found for DSM to CUN flights for January, February
Jan 28 - Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 53m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 19m
$198

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 14 - Feb 21
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

7h 12m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 55m
$203

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 31 - Feb 3
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

7h 12m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

22h 26m
$204

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Des Moines to Cancún 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancún from Des Moines found for this year
Jan 28 - Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 53m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 19m
$198

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 14 - Feb 21
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

7h 12m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 55m
$203

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Jan 31 - Feb 3
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

7h 12m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

22h 26m
$204

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Cancún

Late deals on return flights to Cancún from Des Moines, departing today and this week
Jan 28 - Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 53m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 19m
$198

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Jan 28 - Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 53m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 19m
$205

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 28 - Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 53m
CUN

Cancún

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 19m
$213

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

One-way flights to Cancún from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Cancún
Jan 28
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 53m
$93

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/16/22

Apr 10
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

17h 10m
$102

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 4
DSM

Des Moines

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

10h 56m
$133

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Aeromexico are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Cancún for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Cancún for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $198, but on average you can expect to pay $237.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Cancún for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Des Moines to Cancún within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this Des Moines to Cancún flight route?

Flights from Des Moines to Cancún have been viewed 22 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Des Moines to Cancún round-trip?

According to our current data, Frontier ($198), offers the cheapest pricing from Des Moines to Cancún. Frontier is priced at 63% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$93 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on British Airways and American Airlines, with prices starting from $231 and $233, respectively.

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

Consider American Airlines, Aeromexico or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Des Moines to Cancún.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Cancún?

On average you can expect to pay $513 for a flight from Des Moines to Cancún. The cheapest flight overall is $212 while the most popular route, (Des Moines - Cancún) is currently priced at $256.

Can I fly to Cancún from Des Moines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Des Moines to Cancún

Most visitors from Des Moines can enter Cancún without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cancún.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Cancún.

Documents
Health Declaration Form (PDF) - Completed form should be presented upon arrival

Tourist Card - The printed tourist card must be presented upon arrival in Mexico.


Can I fly back to Des Moines from Cancún?

Returning to Des Moines from Cancún

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cancún are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Cancún

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Des Moines to Cancún

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Cancún choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$228
Average$516
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$248
Average$541
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$301
Average$573
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$331
Average$396
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Aeromexico
Cheapest$343
Average$569
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety