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The best prices from Atlanta to Des Moines are usually found in August or July, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Atlanta (ATL) to Des Moines (DSM)

ATL - DSM
Price
$198 - $363
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$198

From Atlanta to Des Moines

One-way from

$117

One-way flight from Atlanta to Des Moines

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 Atlanta to Des Moines?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 74% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Atlanta to Des Moines at least 25 days early can save you up to 58% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 25 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Atlanta to Des Moines for as little as $363 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $501 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Des Moines from Atlanta. 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

When is the cheapest time to fly from Atlanta to Des Moines (ATL - DSM)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 17% on flights from Atlanta to Des Moines by exploring options for tickets at noon.

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

The best prices found for ATL to DSM flights for November, December
21 Dec - 25 Dec
$68pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
20 Dec - 25 Dec
$123pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
22 Dec - 28 Dec
$137pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Atlanta to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Atlanta found for next year
21 Dec - 25 Dec
$68pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
20 Dec - 25 Dec
$123pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
22 Dec - 28 Dec
$137pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Atlanta

Save time with Atlanta to Des Moines direct flight deals
19 Dec - 30 Dec
$239pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
24 Dec - 29 Dec
$249pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
15 Jan - 24 Jan
$259pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

Last minute flights from Atlanta to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Atlanta, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 5 Mar
$279pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$308pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
4 Dec - 5 Mar
$319pp
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
ATL
Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson

One-way flights to Des Moines from Atlanta

The cheapest one-way flights from Atlanta to Des Moines
10:25 am - 5:37 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
20h 12m
ATL - DSM
United Airlines
$117
United
5:20 am - 12:52 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 32m
ATL - DSM
Frontier
$124
Flights by SU
8:58 am - 3:08 pm
Major Airline
2 Stops
7h 10m
ATL - DSM
Major Airline
$127
StudentUniverse

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Atlanta to Des Moines

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

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Des Moines are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Atlanta to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Atlanta to Des Moines for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $153.

Are there nonstop flights from Atlanta to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 14 direct flights from Atlanta to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Atlanta to Des Moines is less than $304.

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

There are currently 6+ open flights from Atlanta to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 23 users have taken a look at flights from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Des Moines.

Does it rain more in Atlanta or Des Moines?

Expected rainfall in Atlanta is less than in Des Moines. You can expect this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Atlanta weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Des Moines is generally colder than in Atlanta. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Atlanta to Des Moines?

Departing from Atlanta to Des Moines will take you 2h 16m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Atlanta to Des Moines is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $68 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and United Airlines, starting at $195 and $210 round-trip. These flights start at 77% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $40. American Airlines flights start at $98 while deals on United Airlines start at $99 one-way.

Alternative routes for Atlanta to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Atlanta to Des Moines
Flight duration
2h 12m
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Atlanta

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 4 airlines from Atlanta to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Atlanta 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
Frontier
$139 $227 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$147 $288 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$219 $367 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$267 $389 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Atlanta to Des Moines

Evening 6 PM to midnight 52% of ATL to DSM departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 35% of ATL to DSM departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 12% of ATL to DSM departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ATL to DSM departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Atlanta to Des Moines
Sunday
9 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights
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