Cheap flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines (DSM)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Saint Paul to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best null to DSM flight in 2021: compare Saint Paul to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Saint Paul to Des Moines?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to Des Moines. Flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul in July are about $254 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $133.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Saint Paul to Des Moines (SA1 - DSM)?

When flying from Saint Paul to Des Moines, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines in December, January 2022

The best prices found for Saint Paul to DSM flights for December, January
31 Dec - 7 Jan
$159pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
24 Dec - 29 Dec
$179pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
18 Dec - 19 Dec
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Saint Paul to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul found for this year
31 Dec - 7 Jan
$159pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
24 Dec - 29 Dec
$179pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
18 Dec - 19 Dec
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul

Save time with Saint Paul to Des Moines direct flight deals
31 Dec - 7 Jan
$159pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
24 Dec - 29 Dec
$179pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
18 Dec - 19 Dec
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul, departing today and this week
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$232pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$233pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
12 Dec - 13 Dec
$278pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul

The cheapest one-way flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines
7:56 pm - 4:26 am
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 30m
MSP - DSM
Frontier
$148
Kiwi.com
10:40 am - 11:54 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 14m
MSP - DSM
Delta
$149
Delta
1:09 pm - 5:13 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
28h 04m
MSP - DSM
Allegiant Air
$155
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Saint Paul</span> to <span class="emphasized">Des Moines</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Saint Paul to Des Moines

What airport do you fly into for flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul?

Des Moines (DSM), located 3.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines. 4 airlines have flights to Des Moines from Saint Paul on a regular basis. Booking flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 5 inbound flights from Saint Paul per day.

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

Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines 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 Saint Paul to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $159, but on average you can expect to pay $262.

Are there nonstop flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Saint Paul to Des Moines is less than $266.

Are there last-minute flights available from Saint Paul to Des Moines for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Saint Paul to Des Moines?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Friday.

How many flights depart from Saint Paul to Des Moines on average per day?

3 flight departures from Saint Paul to Des Moines per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Saint Paul to Des Moines?

Airlines like Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines fly from Saint Paul to Des Moines in about 1h 12m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 6h. There are 233 mi between Saint Paul and Des Moines. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $68. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Saint Paul to Des Moines for a low price.

What are the most reliable airlines from Saint Paul to Des Moines?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Saint Paul to Des Moines consider choosing KLM (97%), Air France (96%) or Endeavor Airlines (96%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Saint Paul to Des Moines?

On average you can expect to pay $267 for a flight from Saint Paul to Des Moines. The cheapest flight overall is $125 while the most popular route, (Minneapolis St Paul - Des Moines) is currently priced at $159.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Saint Paul to Des Moines are American Airlines, Delta and Linear Air Taxi. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Des Moines, IA

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Des Moines within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Saint Paul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Des Moines.

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

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

Returning to Saint Paul from Des Moines

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Saint Paul.

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

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Alternative routes for Saint Paul to Des Moines

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Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Saint Paul to Des Moines.
Flight duration from Saint Paul to DSM
1h 13m
Average temperature for December in Des Moines
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Des Moines
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Saint Paul

Airports servicing Des Moines

Hourly flight availability from Saint Paul to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from Saint Paul towards Des Moines.
Morning 6 AM to noon 56% of Saint Paul to DSM departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 24% of Saint Paul to DSM departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 20% of Saint Paul to DSM departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of Saint Paul to DSM departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Saint Paul to Des Moines
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Saint Paul to Des Moines.
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
6 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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