Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines (SLC - DSM)

SLC — DSM
Nov 28 — Dec 51

The best prices from Salt Lake City to Des Moines are usually found in January or November, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Des Moines (DSM)

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

SLC - DSM

Price

$249 - $492

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop
Round-trip from$249From Salt Lake City to Des Moines
One-way from$103One-way flight from Salt Lake City to Des Moines

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Salt Lake City to Des Moines?

Users have found that flying from Salt Lake City to Des Moines on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Salt Lake City 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 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 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 $431. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $475.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Salt Lake City to Des Moines?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Des Moines from Salt Lake City. Users have commonly found prices around $394 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $148. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Salt Lake City to Des Moines (SLC - DSM)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Salt Lake City to Des Moines in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 29% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines in November, December 2022

The best prices found for SLC to DSM flights for November, December
Dec 19 - Dec 20
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 00m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

28h 07m
$194

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 14 - Jan 2
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 53m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

18h 01m
$213

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Nov 29 - Dec 22
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

41h 29m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

15h 24m
$246

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Salt Lake City to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Salt Lake City found for this year
Dec 19 - Dec 20
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 00m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

28h 07m
$194

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 14 - Jan 2
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 53m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

18h 01m
$213

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Nov 29 - Dec 22
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

41h 29m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

15h 24m
$246

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines

Dec 7 - Dec 9
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 19m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

10h 13m
$287

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Dec 7 - Dec 9
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

15h 25m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

10h 13m
$292

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Dec 8 - Dec 12
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

28h 00m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

25h 05m
$365

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Cheap American Airlines flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines

Dec 8 - Dec 10
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 01m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

2 stops

11h 44m
$336

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Jan 11 - Jan 15
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 29m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

2 stops

9h 55m
$349

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Dec 14 - Jan 2
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

9h 55m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

5h 40m
$557

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Last minute flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Salt Lake City, departing today and this week
Nov 29 - Dec 22
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

41h 29m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

15h 24m
$246

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Nov 28 - Nov 29
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 09m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

7h 41m
$324

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Nov 28 - Nov 29
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 01m
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

15h 51m
$365

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

One-way flights to Des Moines from Salt Lake City

The cheapest one-way flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines
Dec 14
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 53m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 19
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

27h 08m
$96

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Dec 19
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

17h 13m
$103

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Salt Lake City to Des Moines flights.

Which airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Frontier, and Delta 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 Salt Lake City to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $174, but on average you can expect to pay $288.

Are there last-minute flights available from Salt Lake City to Des Moines for under $300?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Des Moines round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines round-trip from $286. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $287, and American Airlines, from $336. You may be able to fly from Salt Lake City to Des Moines for 27% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Salt Lake City to Des Moines one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Salt Lake City to Des Moines are Frontier ($86), American Airlines ($249), and United Airlines ($468).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Salt Lake City to Des Moines?

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Salt Lake City to Des Moines.

What are the cheapest flights from Salt Lake City to Des Moines?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Salt Lake City to Des Moines? While on average our users pay $381, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $194. The most popular route (Salt Lake City - Des Moines), is priced around $174.

Alternative routes for Salt Lake City to Des Moines

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Top 4 airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Salt Lake City to Des Moines choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$136Average$276FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$157Average$492FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$186Average$528FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$310Average$549FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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