Cheap flights from Phoenix to Des Moines (DSM)

PHX — DSM
Nov 28 — Dec 51

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

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

All the information you need to plan the best PH1 to DSM flight in 2022: compare Phoenix to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.

PHX - DSM

Price

$318 - $466

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$318From Phoenix to Des Moines
One-way from$136One-way flight from Phoenix to Des Moines

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

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Des Moines. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 15% on flights from Phoenix to Des Moines compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 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 $391. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $474.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Des Moines from Phoenix average $397. You can even find prices in January for less than $397, as users have found deals to Des Moines from as low as $210. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Des Moines from Phoenix. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 17%.

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 in the morning could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.

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

The best prices found for Phoenix to DSM flights for November, December
Dec 8 - Dec 12
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 16m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

18h 40m
$146

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 14 - Dec 18
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 50m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

16h 19m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Dec 7 - Dec 15
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 04m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

19h 06m
$168

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Phoenix to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Phoenix found for this year
Dec 8 - Dec 12
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 16m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

18h 40m
$146

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 14 - Dec 18
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 50m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

16h 19m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Dec 7 - Dec 15
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 04m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

19h 06m
$168

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Cheap Frontier flights from Phoenix to Des Moines

Dec 14 - Dec 18
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 50m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

16h 19m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Dec 24 - Jan 8
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

13h 55m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

16h 15m
$272

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 31 - Jan 3
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

16h 00m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
$275

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Cheap Allegiant Air flights from Phoenix to Des Moines

Feb 3 - Feb 13
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$223

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Feb 3 - Feb 13
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$224

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Feb 1 - Feb 13
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$239

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Phoenix

Save time with Phoenix to Des Moines direct flight deals
Feb 3 - Feb 13
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$223

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Feb 3 - Feb 13
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 45m
DSM

Des Moines

AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

Nonstop

3h 12m
$224

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Feb 1 - Feb 13
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 44m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

3h 11m
$238

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Last minute flights from Phoenix to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Phoenix, departing today and this week
Nov 30 - Dec 27
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 10m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

10h 15m
$379

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Nov 29 - Dec 6
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 54m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

5h 10m
$389

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Nov 29 - Dec 6
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 40m
DSM

Des Moines

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
$391

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

One-way flights to Des Moines from Phoenix

The cheapest one-way flights from Phoenix to Des Moines
Dec 20
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

26h 55m
$54

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Jan 5
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 24m
$58

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Jan 11
AZA

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

2h 53m
$66

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Related info for your journey

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

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

Most people fly into Des Moines (DSM) if they book a flight to Des Moines from Phoenix. On average, Des Moines has 3 inbound flights from Phoenix per day from 6 airlines. Des Moines is conveniently located just 3.6 mi from Des Moines’s city center.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, Allegiant Air, and Frontier flying from Phoenix to Des Moines have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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 $146, but on average you can expect to pay $204.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Phoenix to Des Moines under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Phoenix to Des Moines is less than $289.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Phoenix to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

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

How popular is this Phoenix to Des Moines flight route?

The Phoenix to Des Moines flight path was viewed by 65 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

2 flight departures from Phoenix to Des Moines per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Des Moines?

Frontier, Allegiant Air, and American Airlines can get you from Phoenix to Des Moines in just under 2h 40m. Your travel time can differ by up to 13h 10m. The distance between Phoenix and Des Moines is about 1154 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 flying from Phoenix to Des Moines round-trip?

Frontier, at $164, was found to be the cheapest airline from Phoenix to Des Moines.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Allegiant Air and American Airlines. These flights start at 58% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Allegiant Air. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $66. Users have also found prices from $80 and $118 on Frontier and United Airlines, respectively.

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Frontier when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Phoenix to Des Moines.

What are the cheapest flights from Phoenix to Des Moines?

The cheapest flight price from Phoenix to Des Moines is $207. On average you can expect to pay $610. The most popular route, (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl - Des Moines), can usually be booked for $146.

Alternative routes for Phoenix to Des Moines

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

Top 6 airlines flying from Phoenix to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Phoenix to Des Moines choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$101Average$243FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$128Average$218FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$155Average$318FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$259Average$469FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$311Average$408FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from Phoenix to Des Moines
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
53%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
46%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Phoenix to Des Moines

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Phoenix to Des Moines
Sunday4daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday0daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday4daily flights