Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines (MSP - DSM)

MSP — DSM
Dec 6 — Dec 131

How to find the cheapest flight from Minneapolis (MSP) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best MSP to DSM flight in 2022: compare Minneapolis to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.

MSP - DSM

Price

$159 - $682

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 50% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 53% potential price drop
Average price$329Average for round-trip flights in December 2022
Round-trip from$159From Minneapolis St Paul to Des Moines

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

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 124%.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Des Moines. Flights to Des Moines from Minneapolis in January are about $339 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $155.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Minneapolis to Des Moines (MSP - DSM)?

When flying from Minneapolis 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 48% versus a flight at noon.

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

The best prices found for MSP to DSM flights for December, January
Dec 27 - Jan 3
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 20m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 12 - Dec 30
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 26m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

14h 53m
$264

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 12 - Dec 30
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 17m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 27m
$279

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Minneapolis to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Minneapolis found for this year
Dec 27 - Jan 3
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 20m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 12 - Dec 30
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 26m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

14h 53m
$264

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 12 - Dec 30
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 17m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 27m
$279

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Delta flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines

Dec 27 - Jan 3
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 20m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Feb 24 - Feb 26
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 11m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 15m
$308

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 15 - Jan 17
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 25m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 16m
$323

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Cheap United Airlines flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines

Jan 8 - Jan 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 10m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

5h 39m
$200

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 8 - Jan 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 10m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

2 stops

21h 19m
$251

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 12 - Jan 16
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 12m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 25m
$276

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Minneapolis

Save time with Minneapolis to Des Moines direct flight deals
Dec 27 - Jan 3
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 20m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Feb 24 - Feb 26
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 11m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 15m
$308

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 12 - Dec 30
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 20m
$323

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Minneapolis, departing today and this week
Dec 7 - Dec 30
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 27m
$348

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 10 - Dec 11
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 05m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

3h 47m
$392

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 6 - Dec 29
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 25m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 22m
$398

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

One-way flights to Des Moines from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines
Dec 19
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 28m
$78

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 7
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 00m
$86

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 7
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

19h 08m
$88

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Minneapolis to Des Moines?

If you book a flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines, you will be flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Des Moines. Flights to Des Moines (DSM) from Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) take 1h 11m for a nonstop flight. There are 6 flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Des Moines per day from 4 airlines.

Which airlines flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Des Moines that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, Mango, and Linear Air Taxi. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $200, but on average you can expect to pay $322.

Are there nonstop flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines is less than $1,113.

Are there last-minute flights available from Minneapolis to Des Moines for under $400?

There are currently 19+ open flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines round-trip from $200. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $258, and American Airlines, from $373. United Airlines is priced at 40% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $78. Users have also found prices from $179 and $188 on Delta and American Airlines, respectively.

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

When booking a flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines, you may want to consider flying on Delta, Mango or Linear Air Taxi as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Minneapolis to Des Moines?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Minneapolis to Des Moines on time: Aeromexico (100%), Virgin Atlantic (93%), Korean Air (90%).

What are the cheapest flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines? While on average our users pay $401, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $113. The most popular route (Minneapolis St Paul - Des Moines), is priced around $258.

Alternative routes for Minneapolis to Des Moines

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

Top airline flying from Minneapolis to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Minneapolis to Des Moines choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
DeltaCheapest$159Average$330FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from Minneapolis to Des Moines
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
22%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
48%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
29%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Minneapolis to Des Moines

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Minneapolis to Des Moines
Sunday6daily flights
Monday6daily flights
Tuesday8daily flights
Wednesday11daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday1daily flight