Cheap flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines (FLL - DSM)

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The best prices from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines are usually found in August or July, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best FLL to DSM flight in 2021: compare Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
FLL - DSM
Price
$202 - $398
DSM
Temperature
23 - 77 °F
DSM
Precipitation
1 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$202

From Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines

One-way from

$70

One-way flight from Fort Lauderdale 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 month to fly from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines?

Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $147.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 47% by booking at least 30 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 Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $310.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines (FLL - DSM)?

It’s optimal to fly from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 30% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

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

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 66% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

Cheap flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines in December, January 2022

The best prices found for FLL to DSM flights for December, January
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$119pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$121pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$123pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Fort Lauderdale found for this year
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$119pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$121pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$145pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Fort Lauderdale

Save time with Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines direct flight deals
27 Dec - 21 Mar
$154pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$315pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

Last minute flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Fort Lauderdale, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$119pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$121pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$145pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

One-way flights to Des Moines from Fort Lauderdale

The cheapest one-way flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines
3:40 pm - 6:00 pm
Allegiant Air
Nonstop
3h 20m
FLL - DSM
Allegiant Air
$70
mytrip.com
8:35 am - 10:14 am
Frontier
2 Stops
26h 39m
FLL - DSM
Frontier
$142
Destinia
11:30 am - 5:29 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 59m
FLL - DSM
United Airlines
$152
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Fort Lauderdale</span> to <span class="emphasized">Des Moines</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines

Which airlines flying from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines flying from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $123, but on average you can expect to pay $252.

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

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines is less than $234.

Are there last-minute flights available from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines round-trip from $154. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $234, and Delta, from $312. Allegiant Air is 46% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines are Allegiant Air ($44), United Airlines ($117), and Frontier ($142).

What are the cheapest flights from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $114. While the most popular route (Fort Lauderdale - Des Moines) can be booked for $123 on average our data indicates $239 when flying from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines.

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

When booking a flight from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or Frontier as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Des Moines, IA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Des Moines from Fort Lauderdale?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Des Moines within the United States

Most visitors from Fort Lauderdale need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Des Moines.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Fort Lauderdale must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Fort Lauderdale are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

Do I need a test to fly back to Fort Lauderdale from Des Moines?

Returning to Fort Lauderdale from Des Moines

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Fort Lauderdale.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Fort Lauderdale.

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Alternative routes for Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines

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Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines.
Flight duration from FLL to DSM
3h 11m
Average temperature for December in Des Moines
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Des Moines
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Fort Lauderdale

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines flying from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Fort Lauderdale 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
Delta
$124 $329 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$126 $336 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$137 $301 No cancel fee 71%
Weekly flight availability
from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Fort Lauderdale to Des Moines.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
0 flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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