Cheap flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines (DTW - DSM)

DTW — DSM
Dec 6 — Dec 131

How to find the cheapest flight from Detroit (DTW) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best DTW to DSM flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.

DTW - DSM

Price

$259 - $617

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 38% potential price rise
Cheapest inDecemberBest time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
Average price$259Average for round-trip flights in December 2022
Round-trip from$259From Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Des Moines

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines?

Find a great deal and save up to 71% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $493.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines?

February can be a great time to fly to Des Moines from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $411. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $259. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines (DTW - DSM)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Des Moines in December, January 2022

The best prices found for DTW to DSM flights for December, January
Jan 5 - Jan 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 36m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

4h 18m
$273

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 21 - Dec 24
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

21h 18m
$292

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 21 - Jan 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 47m
$298

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Detroit to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Detroit found for this year
Dec 21 - Dec 24
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

21h 18m
$292

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 9 - Dec 11
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

26h 39m
$302

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 27 - Jan 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

4h 17m
$305

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Cheap Delta flights from Detroit to Des Moines

Jan 21 - Jan 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 47m
$298

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 21 - Jan 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 40m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 47m
$307

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Feb 11 - Feb 18
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 08m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 45m
$308

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Cheap American Airlines flights from Detroit to Des Moines

Jan 21 - Jan 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

4h 59m
$314

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 21 - Jan 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

21h 24m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

4h 59m
$342

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 19 - Jan 21
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

12h 07m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

5h 23m
$344

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Des Moines direct flight deals
Jan 21 - Jan 28
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 47m
$298

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Feb 11 - Feb 18
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 08m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 45m
$308

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 30 - Jan 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 04m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

1h 49m
$318

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Last minute flights from Detroit to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Detroit, departing today and this week
Dec 9 - Dec 11
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

26h 39m
$302

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 6 - Dec 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

3h 35m
$389

Southwest

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 6 - Dec 7
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

15h 50m
DSM

Des Moines

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

3h 35m
$402

Southwest

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

One-way flights to Des Moines from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Des Moines
Dec 14
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

27h 35m
$87

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 15
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

42h 10m
$113

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 14
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

17h 01m
$114

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Detroit to Des Moines?

You will need to book a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Des Moines if you want to fly from Detroit to Des Moines. At least 2 different airlines have flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW) to Des Moines (DSM) on a regular basis. There are 4 flights to Des Moines from the Detroit airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from DTW to DSM to be around 2h 00m.

Which airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Des Moines have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. 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 Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $271, but on average you can expect to pay $308.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 11 direct flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines is less than $423.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $273 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and American Airlines, starting at $298 and $314 round-trip. Users have found that United Airlines is 28% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines?

When booking a flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines, you may want to consider flying on Alaska Airlines, Delta or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines on time: Delta (95%), Endeavor Airlines (95%), Korean Air (95%).

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines?

The cheapest flight price from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to Des Moines is $269. On average you can expect to pay $609. The most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Des Moines), can usually be booked for $318.

Top 2 airlines flying from Detroit to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit to Des Moines choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
DeltaCheapest$249Average$372FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$251Average$333FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Detroit to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from Detroit to Des Moines
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
19%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
29%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
51%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Detroit to Des Moines

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Detroit to Des Moines
Sunday4daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday5daily flights
Wednesday5daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday0daily flights