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

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The best prices from Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas are usually found in October or November, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

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

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to CLT flight in 2022: compare Des Moines to Charlotte flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Charlotte.
DSM - CLT
Price
$322 - $448
CLT
Temperature
41 - 78.8 °F
CLT
Rainfall
3 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$322

From Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas

One-way from

$242

One-way flight from Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas

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

Flights from Des Moines to Charlotte lean towards being more expensive in May. Prices are generally better when you fly from Des Moines to Charlotte in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $248.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 22% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 35% by booking at least 52 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Des Moines to Charlotte within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $424.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Des Moines to Charlotte in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 93% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Charlotte in June, July 2022

The best prices found for DSM to CLT flights for June, July
1 Jul - 2 Jul
$385pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
13 Jul - 27 Jul
$386pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
10 Jul - 13 Jul
$396pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Charlotte 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charlotte from Des Moines found for this year
4 Oct - 11 Oct
$324pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
22 Aug - 26 Aug
$332pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
16 Aug - 27 Aug
$341pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Charlotte from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Charlotte direct flight deals
16 Aug - 23 Aug
$428pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
11 Oct - 18 Oct
$443pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
4 Oct - 8 Oct
$448pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Charlotte

Late deals on round-trip flights to Charlotte from Des Moines, departing today and this week
5 Jul - 8 Jul
$407pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
8 Jul - 10 Jul
$487pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
5 Jul - 14 Jul
$501pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Douglas from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Charlotte
1:50 pm - 7:57 pm
Delta
1 Stop
5h 07m
DSM - CLT
Delta
$242
Delta
2:35 am - 7:57 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
16h 22m
DSM - CLT
United Airlines
$302
United
10:16 am - 1:33 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 17m
DSM - CLT
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Charlotte

What airports do I use to fly from Des Moines to Charlotte?

To fly from Des Moines to Charlotte, you need to book a flight from Des Moines (DSM) to Douglas (CLT). Nonstop flights to Charlotte Douglas from Des Moines take 2h 17m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there is 1 outbound flight from Des Moines to Douglas offered by 4 different airlines.

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 $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Charlotte for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $324, but on average you can expect to pay $381.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Charlotte for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Des Moines to Charlotte under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Charlotte is less than $511.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Charlotte for under $500?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Des Moines to Charlotte within the next 7 days for less than $500.

How popular is this Des Moines to Charlotte flight route?

The Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas flight path was viewed by 45 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Charlotte, with prices starting at $341. Another option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $371 round trip. Delta is priced at 10% 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 Charlotte one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $194. Users have also found prices from $215 and $324 on United Airlines and American Airlines, respectively.

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

American Airlines, Delta and Juneyao Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Des Moines to Charlotte.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Charlotte?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $176. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Charlotte Douglas) can be booked for $324 on average our data indicates $571 when flying from Des Moines to Charlotte.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Charlotte, NC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Charlotte from Des Moines?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Charlotte Douglas within the United States

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

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

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Des Moines from Charlotte?

Returning to Des Moines from Charlotte Douglas

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

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

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Alternative routes for Des Moines to Charlotte

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

Destination information for Charlotte

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Charlotte.
Average temperature for June in Charlotte
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Charlotte
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Charlotte

Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to Charlotte Douglas

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
Delta
$181 $324 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$217 $329 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$264 $424 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Des Moines to Charlotte

See what time of day planes typically take off from Des Moines towards Charlotte.
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Weekly flight availability
from Des Moines to Charlotte
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed 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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