Cheap flights to Iowa

OMA — DSM
Jan 31 — Feb 71

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Flights to Iowa in 2023

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$245Average for round-trip flights in January 2023
Round-trip from$111From New York to Des Moines
One-way from$53One-way flight from New York to Iowa

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Cheap flights to Des Moines, IA
Feb 11 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 05m
DSM

Des Moines

EWR

Newark

1 stop

6h 31m
$111

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Feb 4 - Feb 7
EWR

Newark

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 12m
DSM

Des Moines

EWR

Newark

1 stop

18h 02m
$122

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Feb 14 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 02m
DSM

Des Moines

EWR

Newark

1 stop

6h 31m
$123

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Cheap flights to Cedar Rapids, IA
Feb 8 - Feb 13
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

9h 59m
CID

Cedar Rapids

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 21m
$107

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Feb 10 - Feb 13
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

15h 38m
CID

Cedar Rapids

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 21m
$120

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Feb 10 - Feb 13
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

15h 38m
CID

Cedar Rapids

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 21m
$124

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Cheap flights to Sioux City, IA
Jan 31 - Feb 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

2 stops

11h 44m
SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

LGA

New York LaGuardia

2 stops

10h 16m
$438

United Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Jan 31 - Feb 7
EWR

Newark

SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

2 stops

16h 08m
SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 10m
$438

United Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Jan 31 - Feb 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

1 stop

5h 25m
SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

LGA

New York LaGuardia

1 stop

7h 26m
$440

United Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Iowa 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Iowa found for this year
Feb 8 - Feb 13
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

9h 59m
CID

Cedar Rapids

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 21m
$107

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Feb 11 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 05m
DSM

Des Moines

EWR

Newark

1 stop

6h 31m
$111

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Feb 10 - Feb 13
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

15h 38m
CID

Cedar Rapids

EWR

Newark

1 stop

19h 21m
$120

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights to Iowa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Iowa, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 7
EWR

Newark

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 12m
DSM

Des Moines

EWR

Newark

1 stop

18h 02m
$122

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Feb 3 - Mar 27
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

15h 05m
CID

Cedar Rapids

EWR

Newark

1 stop

21h 56m
$169

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/25

Jan 31 - Feb 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

2 stops

11h 44m
SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

LGA

New York LaGuardia

2 stops

10h 16m
$438

United Airlines

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Iowa

The cheapest one-way flights to Iowa
Apr 13
EWR

Newark

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 20m
$35

Allegiant Air

Deal found 1/23

Feb 21
EWR

Newark

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

23h 11m
$77

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Feb 22
LGA

New York LaGuardia

SUX

Sioux City Sioux Gateway

1 stop

27h 20m
$178

United Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Iowa

Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,141 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

Allegiant Air
7.5
Good
95 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

Frontier
6.1
Okay
536 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
1,995 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Food

7.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

What is the cheapest month to fly to Iowa?

The cheapest ticket to Iowa found for each month in 2023 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$366

February

$345

March

$371

April

$365

May

$385

June

$452

July

$449

August

$384

September

$380

October

$384

November

$415

December

$376

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Iowa is February. The most expensive month for flights is June. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Iowa?

Average Iowa flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month

NYC - DSM

Price

$345 - $505

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

When is the best time to book a flight to Iowa?

The best time to book flights to Iowa is 60 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Iowa?

Thursday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Iowa. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Iowa?

At the moment, flights in the morning are likely to offer the best value for money for your Iowa trip. A flight in the afternoon will more often than not be of higher cost.

What’s one thing you’ll see from your flight to Iowa? Before it was a field of dreams, Iowa was a field of corn. Iowa is one of the largest agricultural states in the U.S. Find a window seat on the flight to Iowa and you’ll fly over $10 billion worth of crops and livestock that keeps Iowa’s economy strong. The Hawkeye State – named after Hawkeye in James Fenimore Cooper’s 1826 book The Last of the Mohicans– leads the nation in all corn and soybean sales and comes in third in total livestock sales.

Book flights to Iowa and play on the baseball field made famous by the movie, Field of Dreams. Walk under the famed bridges of Madison County or take part in one of the state’s revered state fairs. Iowa is the hometown of Herbert Hoover, the 31st President of the United States, and is the first caucus in the nation during every Presidential election.

For the outdoors-type booking flights to Iowa, expect fishing, hiking, camping, biking and some of the best golf courses in the nation. Whether the flight to Iowa is for business, pleasure or politics, travelers are sure to be captivated by this field of dreams. Book flights to Iowa for wide range of fun.

Popular Destinations In Iowa

What is the climate like in Iowa?

One of the Great Plains states, Iowa’s climate has wild weather with thunderstorms, droughts, blizzards, and hailstorms, and the western part of the state is in tornado alley.Iowa generally has hot and humid summers with temperatures reaching or exceeding 100 degrees (F). Winters are cold and harsh, January temperatures are generally in the teens and 20s, and travel can be difficult. Spring and fall are mild, but the springs are wet. Typically, the state has 266 sunny or partly sunny days and an average of 30 inches of winter snowfall.

When is the best time to fly to Iowa?

Peak Season:

Summer is the peak tourist season. July and August are busy with fairs and festivals, and the Iowa State Fair (the state’s largest event) is held in August. There are lots of outdoor activities, and summer is the time for golfing, fishing, hiking, camping, and biking. Travelers booking flights to Iowa during the summer season should plan in advance and book Iowa flights and hotels ahead of time.

Off Season:

Des Moines is comfortable in late spring and early autumn, especially May and September, when temperatures are in the low 70s. Winter has cross-country skiing and snowmobiling, although the weather can make travel around the state difficult.

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What is the best way to travel around Iowa?

Driving is the best way to get around Iowa and its cities, and the best way to see the state. Scenic drives take you to the Madison Country bridges, along the Mississippi valley, and through the Loess Hills. Iowa has 13 scenic drives and 23 visitor centers.

The terrain of plains and low, rolling hills makes bicycling easy, and the Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (Ragbrai) is an annual seven-day bicycle ride across the state and is the longest, largest, and oldest touring bicycle ride in the world.

What is good to know if travelling to Iowa?

  • Some of the best architecture can be found in the Midwest and the Des Moines Art Center definitely ranks high on the list. Designed by three of the greatest 20th century architects: I. M. Pei, Eliel Saarinen, and Richard Meier, this modern museum is home to some of the most exquisite modern art including works by Matisse, O’Keeffe, Rothko, and Richter.
  • Another impressive structure that shouldn’t be missed is the Figge Art Museum designed by London-based minimalist architect David Chipperfield. Overlooking the Mississippi River the museum has an impressive collection of art including works by Grant Wood and Any Warhol as well as a large selection of Mexican colonial paintings.
  • If you enjoyed reading the weepy novel Bridges of Madison County or watching the movie, then why not visit the famous covered bridges in the picturesque town of Winterset where the movie was filmed. Then head to legendary actor John Wayne’s house where he was born and take a guided tour of the 1907 property.
  • Antique lovers should head to the town of Walnut, better known as “the antique city”, and explore the quaint antique shops that house some of the best quality antiques in the country. A favorite among antique buffs is the Granary Antique Mall where you’ll find a large selection of priceless antiques and collectibles. And if you happen to be there in June check the annual AMVET’s Antique Walk and Show.
  • If you’re interested in U.S. history then the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library, Museum, and National Historic Site will fascinate you. The Historic Site includes a tour of the former President’s birthplace cottage, his father’s blacksmith shop, a Quaker meetinghouse, a pioneer schoolhouse and the president’s grave site.

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