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

PIT - DSM
Price
$177 - $521
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 48% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$177

From Pittsburgh to Des Moines

One-way from

$162

One-way flight from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to Des Moines?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 22% on the overall cost on flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Pittsburgh to Des Moines, book at least 25 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 58% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $363 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $501.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Des Moines. Flights to Des Moines from Pittsburgh in April are about $308 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $199.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Pittsburgh to Des Moines (PIT - DSM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Pittsburgh to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 12% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines in November, December 2020

The best prices found for PIT to DSM flights for November, December
26 Dec - 29 Dec
$196pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
26 Dec - 31 Dec
$198pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
28 Dec - 28 Dec
$214pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PIT
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Pittsburgh found for next year
26 Dec - 29 Dec
$196pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
26 Dec - 31 Dec
$198pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
28 Dec - 28 Dec
$214pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PIT
Pittsburgh

Last minute flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Pittsburgh, departing today and this week
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$279pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PIT
Pittsburgh
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$301pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PIT
Pittsburgh
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$425pp
PIT
Pittsburgh
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PIT
Pittsburgh

One-way flights to Des Moines from Pittsburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines
3:00 am - 9:56 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 56m
PIT - DSM
American Airlines
1:50 am - 3:11 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
14h 21m
PIT - DSM
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Pittsburgh to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Pittsburgh to Des Moines to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $196, but on average you can expect to pay $233.

Are there nonstop flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Pittsburgh to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Does it rain more in Pittsburgh or Des Moines?

The rainfall in Pittsburgh is generally same as the rainfall in Des Moines. This will continue over the next 18 days.

Is Pittsburgh weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in Des Moines is generally hotter than Pittsburgh's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Pittsburgh to Des Moines?

United Airlines and American Airlines can get you from Pittsburgh to Des Moines in just under 3h 47m. Your travel time can differ by up to 14m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $196, American Airlines will fly you from Pittsburgh to Des Moines and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. American Airlines is 42% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $162 on American Airlines.

Alternative routes for Pittsburgh to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Pittsburgh to Des Moines
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Pittsburgh

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines from Pittsburgh to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Pittsburgh 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
Delta
$174 $338 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$164 $346 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$174 $394 No cancel fee 71%
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