Cheap flights from LaGuardia to Des Moines (LGA - DSM)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
LaGuardia (LGA) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best LGA to DSM flight in 2021: compare LaGuardia to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
LGA - DSM
Price
$198 - $502
DSM
Temperature
23 - 77 °F
DSM
Precipitation
1 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$198

From New York LaGuardia to Des Moines

One-way from

$119

One-way flight from New York LaGuardia to Des Moines

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines (LGA - DSM)?

When flying from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 58% on flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $363. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $501.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Des Moines from New York LaGuardia Airport. Prices for April average $308 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $199. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 40% on your journey compared to booking in April

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

The best prices found for LGA to DSM flights for December, January
14 Jan - 17 Jan
$164pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
8 Dec - 12 Dec
$177pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
8 Dec - 13 Dec
$181pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York LaGuardia to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from LaGuardia found for this year
8 Dec - 12 Dec
$177pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
8 Dec - 13 Dec
$181pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$183pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from LaGuardia

Save time with LaGuardia to Des Moines direct flight deals
9 Mar - 16 Mar
$218pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
6 Jan - 20 Jan
$219pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
26 Jan - 28 Jan
$227pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Last minute flights from LaGuardia to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from LaGuardia, departing today and this week
8 Dec - 12 Dec
$177pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
8 Dec - 13 Dec
$181pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$183pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

One-way flights to Des Moines from New York LaGuardia

The cheapest one-way flights from LaGuardia to Des Moines
11:00 am - 4:55 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 55m
LGA - DSM
United Airlines
$119
United
2:49 pm - 5:20 pm
Delta
Nonstop
3h 31m
LGA - DSM
Delta
$149
Delta
5:45 pm - 6:31 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
37h 46m
LGA - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$168
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From LaGuardia to Des Moines

What airport do you fly into for flights to Des Moines from New York LaGuardia?

For a flight from New York LaGuardia to Des Moines, you will be flying into Des Moines. Des Moines (DSM) is just 3.6 mi from the center of the city. Des Moines is the only Des Moines airport and it handles 1 inbound flight from New York LaGuardia per day. 3 airlines have flights to Des Moines from New York LaGuardia on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from New York LaGuardia to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $216.

Are there nonstop flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines is less than $297.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines round-trip?

Currently priced at $219, Delta will fly you from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $233 and $237, respectively. You may be able to fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines for 31% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $116. United Airlines flights start at $119 while deals on Delta start at $149 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines?

The cheapest flight price from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines is $135. On average you can expect to pay $242. The most popular route, (New York LaGuardia - Des Moines), can usually be booked for $177.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines?

When booking a flight from New York LaGuardia Airport to Des Moines, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines 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 LaGuardia?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York LaGuardia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York LaGuardia are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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

Returning to New York LaGuardia from Des Moines

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York LaGuardia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering New York LaGuardia.

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Alternative routes for LaGuardia to Des Moines

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from LaGuardia to Des Moines.
Flight duration from New York LaGuardia 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 New York

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines flying from New York LaGuardia to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from LaGuardia 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
United Airlines
$110 $334 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$167 $328 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$178 $351 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from LaGuardia to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from LaGuardia towards Des Moines.
Morning 6 AM to noon 50% of LGA to DSM departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 50% of LGA to DSM departures
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Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of LGA to DSM departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from LaGuardia to Des Moines
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from LaGuardia to Des Moines.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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