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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DSM - DTW)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County are usually found in November or December, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW)

DSM - DTW
Price
$298 - $390
DTW
Temperature
35.6 - 84.2 °F
DTW
Rainfall
2 - 3.6 inches
Popular in August High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest in November Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop
Average price $352 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from $298 From Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
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 Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County?

Find a great deal and save up to 27% by booking at least 31 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $251.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Des Moines. Users have commonly found prices around $252 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $146. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County in July, August 2020

The best prices found for DSM to DTW flights for July, August
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$219pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
6 Jul - 10 Jul
$220pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$223pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Des Moines found for this year
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$219pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
6 Jul - 10 Jul
$220pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$223pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County direct flight deals
14 Jul - 21 Jul
$219pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
1 Aug - 6 Aug
$259pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$299pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Late deals on round-trip flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Des Moines, departing today and this week
26 Jun - 28 Jun
$296pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
26 Jun - 28 Jun
$423pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
26 Jun - 28 Jun
$469pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
11:56 am - 8:50 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
19h 54m
DSM - DTW
Multiple Airlines
$329
United
2:45 am - 7:32 am
Delta
1 Stop
3h 47m
DSM - DTW
Delta
$633
Delta
3:43 am - 1:29 pm
Linear Air Taxi
2 Stops
8h 46m
DSM - DTW
Linear Air Taxi
$4355
Vayama

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County flights.

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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 Des Moines and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County 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.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $219, but on average you can expect to pay $253.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County is less than $436.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County for under $300?

There are currently 6+ open flights from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While browsing flights check up on current rates for Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. D/B/A Delta Connection. Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. D/B/A Delta Connection offers the cheapest flight to Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County. Flight availability can sometimes range however expect there to be 97 flights on average per day.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Des Moines is typically greater than that of Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County. We can gather that this will continue over the next 14 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County is typically colder than in Des Moines. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Destination information for Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Flight duration
1h 39m
Average temperature for July in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
2.8 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Detroit

Hourly flight availability from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

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Weekly flight availability
from Des Moines to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights