Cheap flights from Lexington to Des Moines (LEX - DSM)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Lexington (LEX) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best LEX to DSM flight in 2021: compare Lexington to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Lexington to Des Moines?

Departing on a Friday 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.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Des Moines from Lexington average $341. You can even find prices in August for less than $341, as users have found deals to Des Moines from as low as $185. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Des Moines from Lexington. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Lexington to Des Moines (LEX - DSM)?

When flying from Lexington to Des Moines, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 13% versus a flight in the morning.

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

The best prices found for LEX to DSM flights for December, January
29 Dec - 1 Jan
$371pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
9 Dec - 18 Dec
$379pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
9 Dec - 18 Dec
$384pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

Lexington Blue Grass to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Lexington found for this year
29 Dec - 1 Jan
$371pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
9 Dec - 18 Dec
$379pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
9 Dec - 18 Dec
$384pp
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass

One-way flights to Des Moines from Lexington

The cheapest one-way flights from Lexington to Des Moines
3:13 pm - 7:01 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 48m
LEX - DSM
American Airlines
11:10 am - 5:40 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
19h 30m
LEX - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$251
Kiwi.com
2:27 am - 6:42 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
17h 15m
LEX - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$11,071
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Lexington to Des Moines

Which airlines flying from Lexington Blue Grass 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 Lexington to Des Moines for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Lexington to Des Moines for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $363, but on average you can expect to pay $457.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Lexington to Des Moines round-trip from $363. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $371, and Delta, from $412.

What are the cheapest flights from Lexington to Des Moines?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $215. While the most popular route (Lexington Blue Grass - Des Moines) can be booked for $384 on average our data indicates $215 when flying from Lexington to Des Moines.

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

When booking a flight from Lexington 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 Lexington?

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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

Returning to Lexington Blue Grass 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 Lexington Blue Grass.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Lexington Blue Grass.

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

Airports servicing Lexington

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines flying from Lexington Blue Grass to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Lexington 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
$196 $344 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$224 $414 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$258 $369 No cancel fee N/A
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