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Cheap flights from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT - DSM)

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The best prices from Charlotte to Des Moines are usually found in April or May, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Charlotte (CLT) to Des Moines (DSM)

CLT - DSM
Price
$267 - $411
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$267

From Charlotte to Des Moines

One-way from

$118

One-way flight from Charlotte 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 Charlotte to Des Moines?

Monday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Charlotte 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.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 25 days in advance to save up to 58% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 25 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Charlotte to Des Moines 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $363, or $501 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Charlotte to Des Moines lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Charlotte to Des Moines in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $199.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT - DSM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Charlotte to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 8% on airfare.

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

The best prices found for CLT to DSM flights for November, December
16 Dec - 13 Jan
$154pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
16 Dec - 13 Jan
$173pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
24 Dec - 4 Jan
$175pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Charlotte to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Charlotte found for next year
16 Dec - 13 Jan
$154pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
16 Dec - 13 Jan
$173pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
24 Dec - 4 Jan
$175pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Charlotte

Save time with Charlotte to Des Moines direct flight deals
16 Dec - 13 Jan
$199pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
14 Dec - 16 Dec
$249pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
14 Dec - 16 Dec
$279pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

Last minute flights from Charlotte to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Charlotte, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$316pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
29 Nov - 30 Nov
$328pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$341pp
CLT
Charlotte Douglas
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CLT
Charlotte Douglas

One-way flights to Des Moines from Charlotte

The cheapest one-way flights from Charlotte to Des Moines
7:36 am - 10:55 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 19m
CLT - DSM
Delta
$118
Delta
5:05 pm - 12:50 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
20h 45m
CLT - DSM
Frontier
$187
Gotogate
4:14 am - 11:02 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
31h 48m
CLT - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$233
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Charlotte to Des Moines

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Charlotte Douglas to Des Moines have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Delta, 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 American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Charlotte to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Charlotte to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $154, but on average you can expect to pay $214.

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

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Charlotte to Des Moines under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Charlotte to Des Moines is less than $365.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Charlotte to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Charlotte to Des Moines?

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Charlotte Douglas to Des Moines was viewed by 23 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Per day, 1 flight departs from Charlotte Douglas to Des Moines on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Charlotte or Des Moines?

In Charlotte, there will be greater rainfall in Charlotte compared to Des Moines over the next 12 days.

Is Charlotte 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 Charlotte. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Charlotte to Des Moines?

A quick flight from Charlotte to Des Moines can take about 2h 21m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $278. The distance between Charlotte and Des Moines is about 818 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Charlotte to Des Moines round-trip from $199. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is United Airlines. Users have found that American Airlines is 38% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Delta, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $118. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Charlotte to Des Moines for a low price.

Alternative routes for Charlotte to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Charlotte to Des Moines
Flight duration
2h 33m
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Charlotte

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 4 airlines from Charlotte to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Charlotte 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
$115 $259 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$112 $292 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$184 $379 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$261 $438 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Charlotte to Des Moines

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 75% of CLT to DSM departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of CLT to DSM departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of CLT to DSM departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CLT to DSM departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Charlotte to Des Moines
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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