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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Clearwater (DSM - TPA)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Clearwater are usually found in July or August, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Clearwater (TPA)

DSM - TPA
Price
$225 - $451
TPA
Temperature
69.8 - 89.6 °F
TPA
Rainfall
1.3 - 7.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$225

From Des Moines to Clearwater

One-way from

$89

One-way flight from Des Moines to Clearwater

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 Clearwater?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Clearwater. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 27% by booking at least 27 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 Clearwater within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $209.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Clearwater. Flights to Clearwater from Des Moines in August are about $204 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $26.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Clearwater (DSM - TPA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Des Moines to Clearwater in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 23% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Clearwater in November, December 2020

The best prices found for DSM to TPA flights for November, December
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$174pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
14 Dec - 20 Dec
$177pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
28 Dec - 31 Dec
$188pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Clearwater 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Clearwater from Des Moines found for next year
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$174pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
14 Dec - 20 Dec
$177pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
28 Dec - 31 Dec
$188pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Clearwater from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Clearwater
3:16 pm - 12:54 am
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 38m
DSM - TPA
Frontier
8:56 am - 5:24 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
7h 28m
DSM - TPA
American Airlines
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Delta
1 Stop
7h 00m
DSM - TPA
Delta
$149
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Clearwater

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. 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 Tampa. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Des Moines to Tampa 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 Clearwater for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Clearwater for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $149.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Clearwater for under $100 on Cheapflights?

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

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Tampa?

In Des Moines, there will be greater rainfall in Des Moines compared to Tampa over the next 12 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Tampa?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in June. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Tampa is generally hotter than in Des Moines.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Clearwater?

For as low as $188, Frontier can have you in Clearwater from Des Moines in 8h 38m.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Des Moines to Clearwater round-trip from $68. Users have found that Frontier is 76% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $89. American Airlines flights start at $102 while deals on United Airlines start at $103 one-way.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Clearwater

Destination information for Clearwater

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Clearwater
Average temperature for November in Clearwater
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Clearwater
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Tampa

Top 5 airlines from Des Moines to Clearwater

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Clearwater 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
$81 $203 No cancel fee 62%
Allegiant Air
$108 $256 No cancel fee 88%
United Airlines
$122 $282 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$124 $333 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$134 $339 No cancel fee 71%
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