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Des Moines (DSM) to Memphis (MEM)

DSM - MEM
Price
$184 - $405
MEM
Temperature
53.6 - 93.2 °F
MEM
Rainfall
3.1 - 5.5 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$184

From Des Moines to Memphis

One-way from

$79

One-way flight from Des Moines to Memphis

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 Memphis?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Des Moines to Memphis. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Memphis.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 29 days in advance, which can save you up to 33% on flights from Des Moines to Memphis compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 29 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $176. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $222.

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

Flights from Des Moines to Memphis lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Des Moines to Memphis in July, with the cheapest ticket starting at $78.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Memphis (DSM - MEM)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Memphis is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 26% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Memphis in January, February 2021

The best prices found for DSM to MEM flights for January, February
9 Feb - 16 Feb
$149pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
11 Feb - 15 Feb
$157pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
11 Feb - 16 Feb
$161pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Memphis 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Memphis from Des Moines found for this year
9 Feb - 16 Feb
$149pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
11 Feb - 15 Feb
$157pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
11 Feb - 16 Feb
$161pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Memphis

Late deals on round-trip flights to Memphis from Des Moines, departing today and this week
20 Jan - 25 Jan
$320pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
20 Jan - 25 Jan
$324pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
20 Jan - 25 Jan
$330pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEM
Memphis
MEM
Memphis
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Memphis from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Memphis
7:00 am - 3:32 am
Frontier
1 Stop
20h 32m
DSM - MEM
Frontier
$79
CheapFlights
12:40 pm - 6:56 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 16m
DSM - MEM
American Airlines
2:30 am - 12:47 pm
Delta
2 Stops
10h 17m
DSM - MEM
Delta
$108
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Memphis

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Memphis 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 Memphis 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Des Moines to Memphis to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Des Moines to Memphis are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Des Moines to Memphis that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Memphis for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Memphis for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $149, but on average you can expect to pay $199.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Memphis for under $100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Des Moines to Memphis, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Memphis for under $400?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Des Moines to Memphis within the next 7 days for less than $400.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Memphis?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Des Moines is typically less than Memphis. We can gather that this will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Memphis?

Temperatures around the 93 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Memphis is hotter than in Des Moines. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Memphis?

Delta and American Airlines can get you from Des Moines to Memphis in just under 4h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Memphis, with prices starting at $149. Another option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $157 round trip. American Airlines is 48% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $79 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $94 and Delta from $100 one-way.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Memphis

Destination information for Memphis

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Memphis
Average temperature for January in Memphis
53.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Memphis
4.9 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Memphis

Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to Memphis

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Memphis choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$104 $226 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$147 $288 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$152 $307 No cancel fee 71%
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