Cheap flights from Seattle to Des Moines (SEA - DSM)

SEA — DSM
May 27 — Jun 31

The best prices from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines are usually found in August or April, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Seattle to Des Moines

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

SEA - DSM

Price

$197 - $446

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop
Average price$277Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$197From Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines

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

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 16% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Seattle to Des Moines, book at least 24 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 54% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $297 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $430.

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

Flights from Seattle to Des Moines lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Seattle to Des Moines in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $129.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Seattle to Des Moines (SEA - DSM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Seattle to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 21% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Seattle to Des Moines in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SEA to DSM flights for May, June
Jun 28 - Aug 2
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

21h 00m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

19h 13m
$386

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

Jun 13 - Jun 15
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 27m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

15h 42m
$392

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

May 23 - May 26
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

11h 49m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

25h 13m
$401

Frontier

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Deal found 21/5/22

Seattle to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Seattle found for this year
Sep 25 - Oct 6
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

16h 28m
$300

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Sep 25 - Oct 2
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

15h 16m
$312

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Sep 25 - Oct 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 59m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

10h 05m
$317

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Cheap Delta flights from Seattle to Des Moines

Sep 26 - Oct 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 35m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

7h 56m
$338

Delta

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Deal found 20/5/22

May 27 - May 30
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 13m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

7h 15m
$833

Delta

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Deal found 20/5/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Seattle to Des Moines

Sep 28 - Oct 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 17m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

12h 49m
$348

United Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

Sep 28 - Oct 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 19m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

12h 49m
$360

United Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

Sep 27 - Oct 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 19m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

9h 20m
$362

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Last minute flights from Seattle to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Seattle, departing today and this week
Jun 1 - Jun 16
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 46m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

15h 07m
$428

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

May 27 - Jul 10
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

16h 31m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

19h 05m
$443

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

Jun 1 - Jun 16
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 46m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

27h 49m
$448

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

One-way flights to Des Moines from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Des Moines
Jul 8
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

25h 02m
$166

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Jul 19
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 34m
$183

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

Jun 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

16h 58m
$186

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/5/22

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Delta, and American 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 Seattle to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $300, but on average you can expect to pay $333.

Are there last-minute flights available from Seattle to Des Moines for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Seattle to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $500.

How popular is this Seattle to Des Moines flight route?

The Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines flight path was viewed by 15 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Seattle to Des Moines round-trip?

American Airlines, at $335, was found to be the cheapest airline from Seattle to Des Moines.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and United Airlines.

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

Before booking your flight from Seattle to Des Moines check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta.

What are the cheapest flights from Seattle to Des Moines?

On average you can expect to pay $786 for a flight from Seattle to Des Moines. The cheapest flight overall is $61 while the most popular route, (Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Des Moines) is currently priced at $346.

Alternative routes for Seattle to Des Moines

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Top 5 airlines flying from Seattle to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Seattle 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$50Average$178FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$147Average$418FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$153Average$439FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$205Average$398FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$234Average$503FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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