Cheap flights from Des Moines to Cleveland (DSM - CLE)

DSM — CLE
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Des Moines to Cleveland Hopkins Intl are usually found in January or February, booked 35 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Des Moines (DSM) to Cleveland (CLE)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to CLE flight in 2023: compare Des Moines to Cleveland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cleveland.

DSM - CLE

Price

$298 - $652

CLE

Temperature

28.4 - 73.4 °F

CLE

Rainfall

2.3 - 3.8 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 36% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$298From Des Moines to Cleveland Hopkins Intl
One-way from$161One-way flight from Des Moines to Cleveland Hopkins Intl

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

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 Cleveland?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 34 days in advance, which can save you up to 46% on flights from Des Moines to Cleveland compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 34 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 $436. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $515.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Cleveland. Flights to Cleveland from Des Moines in January are about $414 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $167.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Cleveland (DSM - CLE)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Cleveland is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 51% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Cleveland in February, March 2023

The best prices found for DSM to CLE flights for February, March
Mar 2 - Mar 9
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

5h 06m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 47m
$249

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 23 - Mar 1
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

7h 59m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 04m
$252

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Feb 23 - Mar 1
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

2 stops

8h 40m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 04m
$275

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Des Moines to Cleveland 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cleveland from Des Moines found for this year
Mar 2 - Mar 9
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

5h 06m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 47m
$249

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 23 - Mar 1
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

7h 59m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 04m
$252

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Feb 23 - Mar 1
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

2 stops

8h 40m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 04m
$275

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Cheap American Airlines flights from Des Moines to Cleveland

Mar 2 - Mar 9
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

5h 06m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 49m
$284

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

Apr 5 - Apr 14
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

5h 10m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 35m
$289

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 2 - Mar 9
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

2 stops

12h 17m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 34m
$290

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Cheap United Airlines flights from Des Moines to Cleveland

Feb 24 - Feb 26
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

2 stops

27h 59m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 17m
$332

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 24 - Feb 26
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

2 stops

27h 59m
CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

16h 31m
$351

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

One-way flights to Cleveland from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Cleveland
Mar 17
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

5h 06m
$161

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Mar 17
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

2 stops

8h 24m
$167

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 10
DSM

Des Moines

CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

1 stop

5h 09m
$234

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Cleveland

Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,185 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,668 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Cleveland Hopkins Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Des Moines to Cleveland Hopkins Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Cleveland for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Cleveland for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $249, but on average you can expect to pay $316.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Des Moines to Cleveland is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $284 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and United Airlines, starting at $325 and $332 round-trip. American Airlines is 31% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Cleveland?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Des Moines to Cleveland? While on average our users pay $427, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $242. The most popular route (Des Moines - Cleveland Hopkins Intl), is priced around $249.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Cleveland

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to Cleveland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Cleveland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
DeltaCheapest$255Average$374FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$277Average$459FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$294Average$430FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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