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Cheap flights from Alabama (AL) to Des Moines (DSM)

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Alabama to Des Moines (DSM)

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 58% on flights from Alabama to Des Moines compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 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 $363. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $501.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Des Moines from Alabama. Prices for April average $308 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $199. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 40% on your journey compared to booking in April

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

The best prices found for Alabama to DSM flights for November, December
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$235pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHM
Birmingham
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$235pp
PNS
Pensacola
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PNS
Pensacola
23 Dec - 29 Dec
$267pp
PNS
Pensacola
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola

Alabama to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Alabama found for next year
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$235pp
PNS
Pensacola
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PNS
Pensacola
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$235pp
BHM
Birmingham
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BHM
Birmingham
23 Dec - 29 Dec
$267pp
PNS
Pensacola
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola

Last minute flights from Alabama to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Alabama, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$365pp
PNS
Pensacola
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PNS
Pensacola

One-way flights to Des Moines from Alabama

The cheapest one-way flights from Alabama to Des Moines
9:45 am - 2:19 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
4h 34m
BHM - DSM
United Airlines
$129
United
8:05 am - 8:52 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
48h 47m
PNS - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$131
Kiwi.com
3:05 am - 11:59 am
Delta
2 Stops
8h 54m
BHM - DSM
Delta
$149
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Alabama to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from Alabama to Des Moines 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 Alabama and Des Moines 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 Alabama to Des Moines 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 Alabama to Des Moines 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 Alabama to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Alabama to Des Moines 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 Alabama to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Alabama to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $192, but on average you can expect to pay $216.

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

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Alabama to Des Moines for under $400?

There are currently 1+ open flights from Alabama to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Alabama to Des Moines are American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Alabama to Des Moines?

When deciding which route to take from Alabama to Des Moines consider Birmingham - Des Moines, Pensacola - Des Moines or Florence Muscle Shoals - Des Moines as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest Flights from Alabama to Des Moines?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Alabama to Des Moines? While on average our users pay $358, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $157. The most popular route (Birmingham - Des Moines), is priced around $192.

How long is the flight from Alabama to Des Moines?

A quick flight from Alabama to Des Moines can take about 4h 15m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $193. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

United Airlines, at $193, was found to be the cheapest airline from Alabama to Des Moines.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include American Airlines and Delta.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $99 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $118 and United Airlines from $129 one-way.

Arrival points for flights from Alabama to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Alabama to Des Moines
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing

Dothan (DHN)
Huntsville (HSV)
Montgomery (MGM)
Mobile (MOB)
Muscle Shoals (MSL)

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines from Alabama to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Alabama to Des Moines 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
United Airlines
$121 $300 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$149 $352 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$126 $398 No cancel fee 71%
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