Cheap flights from Newark to Des Moines (EWR - DSM)

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The best prices from Newark to Des Moines are usually found in March or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Newark (EWR) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to DSM flight in 2021: compare Newark to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
EWR - DSM
Price
$198 - $406
DSM
Temperature
23 - 77 °F
DSM
Precipitation
1 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$198

From Newark to Des Moines

One-way from

$129

One-way flight from Newark 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 Newark Airport to Des Moines (EWR - DSM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Newark Airport to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 33% on airfare.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Newark Airport to Des Moines?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Des Moines from Newark 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

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

To save up to 58% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 25 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Newark Airport to Des Moines from $363 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $501 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 43%.

Cheap flights from Newark to Des Moines in November, December 2021

The best prices found for EWR to DSM flights for November, December
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$179pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$180pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$195pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Newark to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Newark found for next year
1 Dec - 4 Dec
$179pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$180pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$195pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Newark to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Newark, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$195pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$216pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$271pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Des Moines from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to Des Moines
12:30 am - 6:47 am
Frontier
1 Stop
31h 17m
EWR - DSM
Frontier
$129
Kiwi.com
3:15 pm - 4:48 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
14h 33m
EWR - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$189
Kiwi.com
4:29 pm - 5:44 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
14h 15m
EWR - DSM
United Airlines
$197
United

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Newark to Des Moines

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

If you book a flight to Des Moines from Newark, you will be flying to Des Moines, which is the city’s only airport. Des Moines (DSM) is located 3.6 mi from the center of Des Moines. There are 0 flights from Newark to Des Moines per day from 4 different airlines.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $151, but on average you can expect to pay $212.

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

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

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($226), American Airlines ($231), and United Airlines ($259) offers the cheapest pricing from Newark Airport to Des Moines. Frontier is 22% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Newark Airport to Des Moines are American Airlines ($89), Frontier ($98), and United Airlines ($159).

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to Des Moines?

While on average a flight from Newark Airport to Des Moines is generally $267, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $77. When looking at the most popular route, (Newark - Des Moines), you can expect to pay $151 for that flight.

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

When booking a flight from Newark Airport to Des Moines, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta 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 Newark?

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Newark are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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

Returning to Newark 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 Newark.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Newark.

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Alternative routes for Newark 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 Newark to Des Moines.
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Newark

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines flying from Newark to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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
American Airlines
$139 $348 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$172 $383 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$174 $378 No cancel fee 69%
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