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Cheap flights from Phoenix to Des Moines (PHX - DSM)

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The best prices from Phoenix to Des Moines are usually found in April or January, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Phoenix (PHX) to Des Moines (DSM)

PHX - DSM
Price
$132 - $316
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches
Popular in July High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest in April Best time to find cheap flights, 47% potential price drop
Round-trip from $132 From Phoenix to Des Moines
One-way from $99 One-way flight from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to Des Moines?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 67%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 53 days in advance, which can save you up to 24% on flights from Phoenix to Des Moines compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 53 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $216. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $239.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Des Moines from Phoenix. Prices for September average $211 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $117. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a September flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Phoenix to Des Moines (PHX - DSM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Phoenix to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 25% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Phoenix to Des Moines in September, October 2020

The best prices found for PHX to DSM flights for September, October
16 Oct - 26 Oct
$145pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
20 Oct - 26 Oct
$147pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
21 Oct - 23 Oct
$152pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Phoenix to Des Moines 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Phoenix found for this year
16 Oct - 26 Oct
$145pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
20 Oct - 26 Oct
$147pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
21 Oct - 23 Oct
$152pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Last minute flights from Phoenix to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Phoenix, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$237pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
4 Oct - 11 Oct
$238pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
1 Oct - 3 Oct
$240pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

One-way flights to Des Moines from Phoenix

The cheapest one-way flights from Phoenix to Des Moines
2:00 am - 10:58 am
Delta
1 Stop
6h 58m
PHX - DSM
Delta
$99
Delta
2:00 am - 10:58 am
Delta
1 Stop
6h 58m
PHX - DSM
Delta
$104
Delta
2:25 am - 1:04 pm
Delta
1 Stop
8h 39m
PHX - DSM
Delta
$126
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Phoenix to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from Phoenix 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 Phoenix 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Phoenix to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $145, but on average you can expect to pay $193.

Are there nonstop flights from Phoenix to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to Des Moines for under $300?

There are currently 19+ open flights from Phoenix to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Des Moines have been viewed 65 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Phoenix or Des Moines?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Phoenix is roughly less than Des Moines. You can assume this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is Phoenix weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 108 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Des Moines is generally colder than in Phoenix. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Des Moines?

Delta can get you from Phoenix to Des Moines in just under 5h 07m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Phoenix to Des Moines round-trip?

According to our current data, Delta ($198), offers the cheapest pricing from Phoenix to Des Moines. Delta is currently priced 19% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $99 on Delta.

Alternative routes for Phoenix to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Phoenix to Des Moines
Average temperature for September in Des Moines
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Des Moines
3.2 ″

Airports servicing Phoenix

Airports servicing Des Moines

Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to Des Moines

Morning 6 AM to noon 50% of PHX to DSM departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 50% of PHX to DSM departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of PHX to DSM departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of PHX to DSM departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Phoenix to Des Moines
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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