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How to find the cheapest flight from
Memphis (MEM) to Des Moines (DSM)

MEM - DSM
Price
$153 - $386
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 45% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$153

From Memphis to Des Moines

One-way from

$98

One-way flight from Memphis 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 day to fly round-trip from Memphis to Des Moines?

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 105% on the overall cost on flights from Memphis to Des Moines.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Memphis to Des Moines, book at least 25 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 58% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $363 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $501.

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

Flights from Memphis to Des Moines lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Memphis to Des Moines in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $199.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Memphis to Des Moines (MEM - DSM)?

It’s optimal to fly from Memphis to Des Moines at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 1% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Memphis to Des Moines in December, January 2021

The best prices found for MEM to DSM flights for December, January
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$190pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
18 Dec - 28 Dec
$216pp
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$232pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
     
3 STOPS
MEM
Memphis

Memphis to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Memphis found for this year
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$190pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
18 Dec - 28 Dec
$216pp
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$232pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
     
3 STOPS
MEM
Memphis

Last minute flights from Memphis to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Memphis, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$190pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$232pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
     
3 STOPS
MEM
Memphis
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$243pp
MEM
Memphis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEM
Memphis

One-way flights to Des Moines from Memphis

The cheapest one-way flights from Memphis to Des Moines
12:30 am - 6:31 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 01m
MEM - DSM
American Airlines
3:04 pm - 8:58 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 54m
MEM - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$114
Gotogate
3:30 pm - 8:58 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
17h 28m
MEM - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$224
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Memphis to Des Moines flights.

Flight FAQs

From Memphis to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from Memphis to Des Moines due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Memphis and Des Moines for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Memphis to Des Moines to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Memphis to Des Moines. Policies will vary by airline.

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

American Airlines, Delta, 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 Memphis to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Memphis to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $165, but on average you can expect to pay $723.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Memphis to Des Moines, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

There are currently 4+ open flights from Memphis to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Does it rain more in Memphis or Des Moines?

Expected rainfall in Memphis is less than in Des Moines. You can expect this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Memphis weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 93 °F range in July. The weather in Des Moines is generally colder than Memphis's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Memphis to Des Moines?

Airlines like Linear Air Taxi, American Airlines, and United Airlines fly from Memphis to Des Moines in about 4h 17m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 35m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $165, American Airlines will fly you from Memphis to Des Moines and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $168 and $178, respectively. These flights start at 40% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline for a one-way flight from Memphis to Des Moines is American Airlines ($98).

Alternative routes for Memphis to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Memphis to Des Moines
Average temperature for December in Des Moines
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Des Moines
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Memphis

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines from Memphis to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Memphis 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
$139 $321 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$159 $378 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$167 $386 No cancel fee N/A
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