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

SEA — DSM
Feb 1 — Feb 81

The best prices from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines are usually found in February or March, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SEA to DSM flight in 2023: compare Seattle to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.

SEA - DSM

Price

$304 - $698

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
Round-trip from$304From Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines
One-way from$247One-way flight from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Des Moines

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

Departing on a Wednesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 48% 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 31 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $579 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $640.

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

Flights from Seattle to Des Moines lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Seattle to Des Moines in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $228.

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 29% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Seattle to Des Moines in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SEA to DSM flights for January, February
Feb 9 - Feb 12
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

22h 07m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

13h 08m
$187

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 25 - Mar 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 25m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

13h 08m
$203

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 53m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

20h 54m
$218

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Seattle to Des Moines 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Seattle found for this year
Feb 9 - Feb 12
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

22h 07m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

13h 08m
$187

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 25 - Mar 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 25m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

13h 08m
$203

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 53m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

20h 54m
$218

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Cheap United Airlines flights from Seattle to Des Moines

Feb 15 - Feb 22
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

16h 09m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

18h 11m
$300

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 23 - Mar 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 49m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

12h 25m
$305

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Feb 24 - Mar 3
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

19h 37m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

16h 37m
$335

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap American Airlines flights from Seattle to Des Moines

Feb 25 - Mar 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

20h 19m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

17h 38m
$364

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 25 - Mar 4
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

20h 19m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

17h 38m
$394

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Apr 28 - May 12
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 42m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

11h 39m
$431

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from Seattle to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Seattle, departing today and this week
Feb 2 - Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 53m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

20h 54m
$218

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1 - Feb 6
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

29h 12m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

13h 21m
$603

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 1 - Feb 6
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

2 stops

13h 29m
$608

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Des Moines from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Des Moines
Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 58m
$82

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 22
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 25m
$87

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 22
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

27h 29m
$93

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Des Moines

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I think the flight was perfect. The San Diego based crew was very very helpful and did everything with a smile! I love Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I think the flight was perfect. The San Diego based crew was very very helpful and did everything with a smile! I love Alaska Airlines

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,150 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I think the flight was perfect. The San Diego based crew was very very helpful and did everything with a smile! I love Alaska Airlines

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,680 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I think the flight was perfect. The San Diego based crew was very very helpful and did everything with a smile! I love Alaska Airlines

Frontier
6.1
Okay
537 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I think the flight was perfect. The San Diego based crew was very very helpful and did everything with a smile! I love Alaska Airlines

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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $172, but on average you can expect to pay $302.

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

There are currently 5+ open flights from Seattle to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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?

United Airlines, at $300, was found to be the cheapest airline from Seattle to Des Moines. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. United Airlines is priced at 38% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $82. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Seattle to Des Moines for a low price.

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 $841 for a flight from Seattle to Des Moines. The cheapest flight overall is $82 while the most popular route, (Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Des Moines) is currently priced at $203.

Alternative routes for Seattle to Des Moines

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

Top 6 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
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$26FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$165Average$319FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$281Average$632FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$306Average$637FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$343Average$562FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$375Average$617FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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