Cheap flights from Kansas City to Des Moines (MCI - DSM)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best MCI to DSM flight in 2021: compare Kansas City to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Des Moines (MCI - DSM)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Kansas City to Des Moines as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Des Moines in December, January 2022

The best prices found for MCI to DSM flights for December, January
17 Jan - 22 Jan
$307pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
7 Jan - 9 Jan
$352pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City
7 Jan - 9 Jan
$354pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Kansas City found for this year
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$667pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$687pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City
4 Dec - 5 Dec
$689pp
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Des Moines from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to Des Moines
2:53 pm - 11:51 am
Frontier
2 Stops
20h 58m
MCI - DSM
Frontier
$125
Kiwi.com
1:45 pm - 3:07 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
25h 22m
MCI - DSM
United Airlines
$254
United
3:02 pm - 6:36 pm
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
27h 34m
MCI - DSM
Allegiant Air
$262
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Des Moines

Can I find flights from Kansas City to Des Moines for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Des Moines for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $307, but on average you can expect to pay $495.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Allegiant Air, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $103. Frontier flights start at $111 while deals on American Airlines start at $127 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Kansas City to Des Moines?

On average you can expect to pay $143 for a flight from Kansas City to Des Moines. The cheapest flight overall is $143 while the most popular route, (Kansas City - Des Moines) is currently priced at $352.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Des Moines, IA

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Kansas City 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 Kansas City.

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

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

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