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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Charlotte (DSM - CLT)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Charlotte are usually found in April or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Charlotte (CLT)

DSM - CLT
Price
$267 - $380
CLT
Temperature
55.4 - 89.6 °F
CLT
Rainfall
3.1 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$267

From Des Moines to Charlotte

One-way from

$135

One-way flight from Des Moines to Charlotte

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Charlotte?

Users have found that flying from Des Moines to Charlotte on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Des Moines to Charlotte at least 12 days early can save you up to 1% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 12 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Des Moines to Charlotte for as little as $186 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $193 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Charlotte. Flights to Charlotte from Des Moines in February are about $202 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $66.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Charlotte (DSM - CLT)?

When flying from Des Moines to Charlotte, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 1% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Charlotte in January, February 2021

The best prices found for DSM to CLT flights for January, February
27 Jan - 27 Jan
$125pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
21 Feb - 28 Feb
$138pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
12 Feb - 14 Feb
$144pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Charlotte 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charlotte from Des Moines found for this year
27 Jan - 27 Jan
$125pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
21 Feb - 28 Feb
$138pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
12 Feb - 14 Feb
$144pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Charlotte from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Charlotte direct flight deals
16 Mar - 17 Mar
$222pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
16 Mar - 18 Mar
$233pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
12 Feb - 14 Feb
$244pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Charlotte from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Charlotte
10:16 am - 5:12 am
Frontier
2 Stops
17h 56m
DSM - CLT
Frontier
$135
Gotogate
3:00 am - 11:47 am
Delta
1 Stop
7h 47m
DSM - CLT
Delta
$145
Delta
1:43 am - 5:15 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 32m
DSM - CLT
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Charlotte

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Charlotte 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 Charlotte 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 Charlotte Douglas to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Charlotte for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $125, but on average you can expect to pay $194.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Charlotte for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Des Moines to Charlotte under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Charlotte is less than $340.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas have been viewed 45 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Charlotte?

In Des Moines, there will be less rainfall in Des Moines compared to Charlotte over the next 11 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Charlotte?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Charlotte is typically hotter than in Des Moines. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Charlotte?

For as low as $233, American Airlines can have you in Charlotte from Des Moines in 2h 24m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $125, American Airlines will fly you from Des Moines to Charlotte and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Frontier and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $138 and $248, respectively. These flights start at 61% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Des Moines to Charlotte are Frontier ($103), American Airlines ($123), and Delta ($125).

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Charlotte

Destination information for Charlotte

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Charlotte
Flight duration
2h 32m
Average temperature for January in Charlotte
55.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Charlotte
4.0 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Charlotte

Top 4 airlines flying from Des Moines to Charlotte

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Charlotte choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$128 $195 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$96 $290 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$138 $350 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$232 $406 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Des Moines to Charlotte

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 53% of DSM to CLT departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 47% of DSM to CLT departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of DSM to CLT departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of DSM to CLT departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Des Moines to Charlotte
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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