Cheap flights from Buffalo to Des Moines (BUF - DSM) from $294

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Des Moines departing on 4/27. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BUF — DSM
mar. 5 — mar. 121

Cheap flight deals from Buffalo to Des Moines

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Buffalo (BUF) to Des Moines (DSM). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.

Popular in

February

Cheapest in

May

Average price

$617

Round-trip from

$323
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Buffalo to Des Moines

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

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Buffalo to Des Moines. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Des Moines.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Des Moines from Buffalo average $442. You can even find prices in May for less than $442, as users have found deals to Des Moines from as low as $324. The month of February appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Des Moines from Buffalo. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 39%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Des Moines (BUF - DSM)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Buffalo to Des Moines at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 19% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Buffalo to Des Moines

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Buffalo and Des Moines. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest United Airlines flights we've come across from Buffalo to Des Moines. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
jue. 4/116:15 amBUF - DSM
2 stops12h 21mUnited Airlines
dom. 4/148:00 amDSM - BUF
1 stop12h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$536
vie. 5/247:59 pmBUF - DSM
2 stops15h 28mUnited Airlines
lun. 5/276:41 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 18mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/29$542
jue. 4/116:15 amBUF - DSM
2 stops12h 21mUnited Airlines
dom. 4/148:00 amDSM - BUF
2 stops24h 46mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$651
mar. 3/55:35 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 57mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/125:11 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops22h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$744
mar. 3/55:35 pmBUF - DSM
2 stops28h 05mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/125:11 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops22h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$746

Cheap Delta flights from Buffalo to Des Moines

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Buffalo and Des Moines. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available Delta flights departing from Buffalo and landing in Des Moines. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
sáb. 4/277:05 amBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 26mDelta
mié. 5/17:30 amDSM - BUF
1 stop5h 04mDelta
Deal found 2/28$294
jue. 4/116:25 amBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 11mDelta
dom. 4/146:09 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 50mDelta
Deal found 2/27$302
vie. 5/246:25 amBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 08mDelta
lun. 5/275:11 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 49mDelta
Deal found 2/29$388
sáb. 4/276:25 amBUF - DSM
2 stops15h 29mDelta
mié. 5/17:30 amDSM - BUF
1 stop5h 04mDelta
Deal found 2/27$403
sáb. 3/161:00 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 19mDelta
mar. 3/1912:05 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop3h 55mDelta
Deal found 2/28$738

Cheap Buffalo to Des Moines flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Buffalo to Des Moines specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Prices were last updated on febrero 29, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Buffalo to Des Moines in February and March 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
vie. 3/17:52 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop24h 21mFrontier
lun. 3/48:38 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop13h 50mFrontier
Deal found 2/28$378
sáb. 3/161:00 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 19mDelta
mar. 3/1912:05 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop3h 55mDelta
Deal found 2/28$738
mar. 3/55:35 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 57mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/125:11 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops22h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$744
mar. 3/55:35 pmBUF - DSM
2 stops28h 05mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/125:11 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops22h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$746
mar. 3/56:19 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 02mAmerican Airlines
mar. 3/125:45 amDSM - BUF
1 stop5h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$778
sáb. 3/166:14 amBUF - DSM
1 stop6h 58mAmerican Airlines
mar. 3/192:15 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops8h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$825
sáb. 3/166:46 amBUF - DSM
2 stops8h 48mAmerican Airlines
mar. 3/192:15 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops8h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$833
vie. 3/16:25 amBUF - DSM
1 stop7h 52mAmerican Airlines
lun. 3/42:02 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops8h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$864
vie. 3/15:55 amBUF - DSM
2 stops7h 19mAmerican Airlines
lun. 3/42:02 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops8h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$870

Buffalo to Des Moines 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Buffalo and Des Moines in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Buffalo to Des Moines in February and March 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
sáb. 4/277:05 amBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 26mDelta
mié. 5/16:45 amDSM - BUF
1 stop5h 45mDelta
Deal found 2/27$294
jue. 4/116:25 amBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 11mDelta
dom. 4/146:09 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 50mDelta
Deal found 2/27$302
vie. 3/17:52 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop24h 21mFrontier
lun. 3/48:38 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop13h 50mFrontier
Deal found 2/28$378
vie. 5/246:25 amBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 08mDelta
lun. 5/275:11 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 49mDelta
Deal found 2/29$388
sáb. 4/276:25 amBUF - DSM
2 stops15h 29mDelta
mié. 5/17:30 amDSM - BUF
1 stop5h 04mDelta
Deal found 2/27$403
vie. 5/245:26 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 15mAmerican Airlines
lun. 5/273:36 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 24mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$516
jue. 4/116:15 amBUF - DSM
2 stops12h 21mUnited Airlines
dom. 4/148:00 amDSM - BUF
1 stop12h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$536
vie. 5/247:59 pmBUF - DSM
2 stops15h 28mUnited Airlines
lun. 5/276:41 pmDSM - BUF
1 stop4h 18mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/29$570
jue. 4/116:15 amBUF - DSM
2 stops12h 21mUnited Airlines
dom. 4/148:00 amDSM - BUF
2 stops24h 46mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$651

Buffalo to Des Moines flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Buffalo to Des Moines for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Buffalo to Des Moines. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
mar. 3/55:35 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop4h 57mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/125:11 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops22h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$744
mar. 3/55:35 pmBUF - DSM
2 stops28h 05mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/125:11 pmDSM - BUF
2 stops22h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/28$746
mar. 3/56:19 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop5h 02mAmerican Airlines
mar. 3/125:45 amDSM - BUF
1 stop5h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$778

One-way flights to Des Moines from Buffalo

Search for one-way flight options from Buffalo to Des Moines. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Users traveling one-way from Buffalo to Des Moines can select one of these great deals. Those needing a return flight from Buffalo to Des Moines can use the search form above.
mié. 3/138:51 pmBUF - DSM
1 stop17h 29mFrontier
Deal found 2/29$390

Find flights from Buffalo to Des Moines within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Buffalo to Des Moines that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated febrero 29, 2024.

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$294 - $833

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BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

sáb. 4/27

1 stop5h 26m

Des Moines

mié. 5/1

1 stop5h 04m

$294

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

jue. 4/11

1 stop4h 11m

Des Moines

dom. 4/14

1 stop4h 50m

$302

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

vie. 5/24

1 stop4h 08m

Des Moines

lun. 5/27

1 stop4h 49m

$388

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

sáb. 4/27

2 stops15h 29m

Des Moines

mié. 5/1

1 stop5h 04m

$403

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

jue. 4/11

2 stops12h 21m

Des Moines

dom. 4/14

1 stop12h 01m

$536

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

vie. 5/24

2 stops15h 28m

Des Moines

lun. 5/27

1 stop4h 18m

$542

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

jue. 4/11

2 stops12h 21m

Des Moines

dom. 4/14

2 stops24h 46m

$651

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

sáb. 3/16

1 stop6h 58m

Des Moines

mar. 3/19

2 stops8h 15m

$825

BuffaloDes Moines

BUF - DSM

BUFDSM

Buffalo

sáb. 3/16

2 stops8h 48m

Des Moines

mar. 3/19

2 stops8h 15m

$833

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Deals found on 2/28

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Des Moines?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Des Moines. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Buffalo to Des Moines flight should consider departing on Thursday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Des Moines by month

Plan your trip from Buffalo to Des Moines by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Buffalo to Des Moines is currently $390 while a round-trip flight costs $530. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Buffalo to Des Moines (average of $323). Flying from Buffalo to Des Moines in June is currently the most expensive (average of $454). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$323

February

$364

March

$389

April

$379

May

$408

June

$454

July

$433

August

$385

September

$347

October

$370

November

$384

December

$370

Temperature and rainfall in Des Moines by month

Plan your trip to Des Moines by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Des Moines

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Des Moines. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Des Moines. Reviews last updated febrero 29, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines from Buffalo to Des Moines to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.4
Good
11,794 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.3
Good
15,571 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

6.4
Okay
4,459 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.5

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

Related info for your journey

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $294, but on average you can expect to pay $581.

Are there last-minute flights available from Buffalo to Des Moines for under $800?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Buffalo to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $800.

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

Delta, at $294, was found to be the cheapest airline from Buffalo to Des Moines.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and American Airlines. You may be able to fly from Buffalo to Des Moines for 33% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

What does BUF to DSM mean?

This is defined as Buffalo Airport (BUF) and Des Moines Airport (DSM). Codes like Des Moines Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Buffalo to Des Moines

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$294Average$502FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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American AirlinesCheapest$303Average$451FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$313Average$396FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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