Cheap flights from Minnesota to Des Moines (DSM)

MSP — DSM
Dec 4 — Dec 111

What is the cheapest month to fly from Minnesota 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota to Des Moines (MN - DSM)?

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

Cheap flights from Minnesota to Des Moines in November, December 2022

The best prices found for Minnesota to DSM flights for November, December
Dec 21 - Dec 28
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 22m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

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

Minnesota to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Minnesota found for this year
Dec 21 - Dec 28
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 22m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

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 Minnesota to Des Moines

Dec 21 - Dec 28
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 22m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 15 - Jan 17
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 16m
$288

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

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

Cheap United Airlines flights from Minnesota to Des Moines

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

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

Dec 22 - Jan 4
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 07m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 25m
$290

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Minnesota

Save time with Minnesota to Des Moines direct flight deals
Dec 21 - Dec 28
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 22m
$258

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 15 - Jan 17
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 16m
$288

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

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

Last minute flights from Minnesota to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Minnesota, departing today and this week
Dec 8 - Dec 15
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 17m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

4h 03m
$396

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 8 - Dec 15
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 20m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 27m
$438

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 8 - Dec 15
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 10m
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

2 stops

20h 13m
$565

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

One-way flights to Des Moines from Minnesota

The cheapest one-way flights from Minnesota 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 19
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 28m
$89

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to Des Moines from Minnesota?

For a flight from Minnesota to Des Moines, you will be flying into Des Moines. Des Moines (DSM) is just 3.6 mi from the center of the city.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Minnesota to Des Moines have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Mango, and Linear Air Taxi are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Minnesota to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minnesota to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $258, but on average you can expect to pay $306.

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

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from Minnesota to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minnesota to Des Moines is less than $308.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Minnesota to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Minnesota to Des Moines?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Tuesday.

How many flights depart from Minnesota to Des Moines on average per day?

Travelers can expect 2 flights from Minnesota to Des Moines on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Minnesota to Des Moines?

Departing from Minnesota to Des Moines will take you 1h 31m. The distance from Minnesota to Des Moines is about 233 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $78. United Airlines flights start at $138 while deals on Delta start at $179 one-way.

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

When booking a flight from Minnesota 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota to Des Moines on time: Aeromexico (100%), Virgin Atlantic (93%), Korean Air (90%).

What are the cheapest flights from Minnesota to Des Moines?

While on average a flight from Minnesota to Des Moines is generally $401, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $113. When looking at the most popular route, (Minneapolis St Paul - Des Moines), you can expect to pay $258 for that flight.

Departure points for flights from Minnesota to Des Moines

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Top airline flying from Minnesota to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Minnesota 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 Minnesota to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from Minnesota to Des Moines
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
16%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
40%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
43%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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