Cheap flights from Rochester to Des Moines (ROC - DSM)

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

All the information you need to plan the best ROC to DSM flight in 2021: compare Rochester to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Rochester, New York to Des Moines?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 55%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rochester, New York to Des Moines (ROC - DSM)?

When flying from Rochester, New York to Des Moines, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight at noon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rochester, New York to Des Moines?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Des Moines from Rochester, New York. Users have commonly found prices around $351 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $200. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

Cheap flights from Rochester to Des Moines in December, January 2022

The best prices found for ROC to DSM flights for December, January
14 Jan - 21 Jan
$263pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
14 Jan - 21 Jan
$275pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
14 Jan - 21 Jan
$289pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl

Rochester Greater Rochester Intl to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Rochester found for this year
23 Dec - 26 Dec
$638pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
23 Dec - 26 Dec
$652pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
23 Dec - 26 Dec
$677pp
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ROC
Rochester Greater Rochester Intl

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Flight FAQs

From Rochester to Des Moines

Which airlines flying from Rochester Greater Rochester Intl to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Rochester Greater Rochester Intl to Des Moines that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Rochester, New York to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rochester, New York to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $263, but on average you can expect to pay $567.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Rochester, New York to Des Moines round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Rochester, New York to Des Moines round-trip from $263. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $289, and American Airlines, from $332. Users have found that Frontier is 25% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Rochester, New York to Des Moines?

When booking a flight from Rochester, New York to Des Moines, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Rochester, New York to Des Moines?

On average you can expect to pay $274 for a flight from Rochester, New York to Des Moines. The cheapest flight overall is $215 while the most popular route, (Rochester Greater Rochester Intl - Des Moines) is currently priced at $333.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Des Moines, IA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Des Moines from Rochester?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rochester Greater Rochester Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rochester Greater Rochester Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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

Returning to Rochester Greater Rochester Intl from Des Moines

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Rochester Greater Rochester Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Rochester Greater Rochester Intl.

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Alternative routes for Rochester 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 Rochester to Des Moines.
Average temperature for December in Des Moines
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Des Moines
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Rochester

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 3 airlines flying from Rochester Greater Rochester Intl to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Rochester 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
$168 $349 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$178 $349 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$187 $381 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Rochester to Des Moines

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