Cheap flights from Des Moines to Kansas City (DSM - MCI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Kansas City (MCI)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to MCI flight in 2022: compare Des Moines to Kansas City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kansas City.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Kansas City?

Flying to your destination on a Tuesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Kansas City. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Kansas City (DSM - MCI)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Kansas City is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 83% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Kansas City in July, August 2022

The best prices found for DSM to MCI flights for July, August
14 Jul - 18 Jul
$523pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Kansas City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kansas City from Des Moines found for this year
14 Jul - 18 Jul
$523pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$621pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$629pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Kansas City from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Kansas City
2:00 am - 2:40 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
12h 40m
DSM - MCI
United Airlines
$234
United
9:21 am - 6:12 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 51m
DSM - MCI
Frontier
$275
Kiwi.com
3:10 am - 3:08 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 58m
DSM - MCI
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Kansas City

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Mango and United Airlines flying from Des Moines to Kansas City have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Kansas City for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Kansas City for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $523, but on average you can expect to pay $688.

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

$234 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Frontier and American Airlines, with prices starting from $246 and $288, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Kansas City?

On average you can expect to pay $951 for a flight from Des Moines to Kansas City. The cheapest flight overall is $126 while the most popular route, (Des Moines - Kansas City) is currently priced at $461.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kansas City, MO

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kansas City from Des Moines?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Kansas City within the United States

Most visitors from Des Moines need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kansas City.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Kansas City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Kansas City.

Do I need a test to fly back to Des Moines from Kansas City?

Returning to Des Moines from Kansas City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kansas City are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kansas City are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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Alternative routes for Des Moines to Kansas City

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Destination information for Kansas City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Kansas City.
Average temperature for July in Kansas City
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Kansas City
4.3 ″

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Airports servicing Kansas City

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