Cheap flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines (JAX - DSM)

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The best prices from Jacksonville to Des Moines are usually found in August or June, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Jacksonville (JAX) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best JAX to DSM flight in 2021: compare Jacksonville to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
JAX - DSM
Price
$158 - $527
DSM
Temperature
23 - 77 °F
DSM
Precipitation
1 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 53% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$158

From Jacksonville to Des Moines

One-way from

$138

One-way flight from Jacksonville to Des Moines

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Jacksonville to Des Moines?

To save on the cost of your flight from Jacksonville to Des Moines, book at least 32 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 52% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $383 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $495.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Des Moines from Jacksonville. Users have commonly found prices around $338 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $89. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Departing on a Saturday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 157% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Jacksonville to Des Moines (JAX - DSM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Jacksonville 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 evening could potentially save you up to 23% on airfare.

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

The best prices found for JAX to DSM flights for December, January
19 Jan - 22 Jan
$236pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JAX
Jacksonville
19 Jan - 22 Jan
$240pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JAX
Jacksonville
21 Jan - 25 Jan
$242pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JAX
Jacksonville

Jacksonville to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Jacksonville found for this year
15 Dec - 9 Jan
$252pp
JAX
Jacksonville
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JAX
Jacksonville
15 Dec - 9 Jan
$322pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JAX
Jacksonville
15 Dec - 9 Jan
$327pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JAX
Jacksonville

Last minute flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Jacksonville, departing today and this week
14 Dec - 16 Dec
$434pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JAX
Jacksonville
9 Dec - 16 Dec
$435pp
JAX
Jacksonville
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
   
2 STOPS
JAX
Jacksonville
14 Dec - 16 Dec
$438pp
JAX
Jacksonville
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JAX
Jacksonville

One-way flights to Des Moines from Jacksonville

The cheapest one-way flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines
2:25 pm - 12:19 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
22h 54m
JAX - DSM
Frontier
$138
Kiwi.com
5:56 am - 4:23 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
35h 27m
JAX - DSM
Allegiant Air
$237
Gotogate
9:40 am - 5:46 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
9h 06m
JAX - DSM
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Jacksonville to Des Moines

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

Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $236, but on average you can expect to pay $348.

Are there last-minute flights available from Jacksonville to Des Moines for under $500?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines round-trip from $236. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $335, and Allegiant Air, from $357. These flights start at 30% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

$67 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Allegiant Air. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Frontier, with prices starting from $118 and $138, respectively.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Frontier when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Jacksonville to Des Moines.

What are the cheapest flights from Jacksonville to Des Moines?

On average you can expect to pay $184 for a flight from Jacksonville to Des Moines. The cheapest flight overall is $90 while the most popular route, (Jacksonville - Des Moines) is currently priced at $236.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Des Moines, IA

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville.

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

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Alternative routes for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville to Des Moines.
Average temperature for December in Des Moines
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Des Moines
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Jacksonville

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines flying from Jacksonville to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Jacksonville 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
American Airlines
$168 $384 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$170 $435 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$180 $331 No cancel fee 69%
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