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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis (DSM - MSP)

How to find the cheapest flight from Des Moines to Minneapolis

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to MSP flight in 2022: compare Des Moines to Minneapolis flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Minneapolis.

DSM - MSP

Price

$179 - $313

MSP

Temperature

15.8 - 73.4 °F

MSP

Precipitation

0.8 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$179

From Des Moines to Minneapolis St Paul

One-way from

$89

One-way flight from Des Moines to Minneapolis St Paul

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

Users have found that flying from Des Moines to Minneapolis on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to Minneapolis from Des Moines average $244. You can even find prices in June for less than $244, as users have found deals to Minneapolis from as low as $179. The month of March appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Minneapolis from Des Moines. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Minneapolis (DSM - MSP)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 44% on flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis in January, February 2022

The best prices found for DSM to MSP flights for January, February
Feb 10 - Feb 16
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 45m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 30m
$155

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 10 - Feb 12
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 19m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 04m
$160

Delta

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Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 9 - Feb 16
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 29m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 33m
$166

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Des Moines to Minneapolis 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Minneapolis from Des Moines found for this year
Feb 10 - Feb 16
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 45m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 30m
$155

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 10 - Feb 12
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 19m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 04m
$160

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 9 - Feb 16
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 29m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 33m
$166

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Non-stop flights to Minneapolis from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Minneapolis direct flight deals
Feb 10 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 10m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 19m
$160

Delta

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Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 9 - Feb 20
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 16m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 18m
$179

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 14 - Feb 18
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 19m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 19m
$198

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis

Late deals on return flights to Minneapolis from Des Moines, departing today and this week
Jan 26 - Feb 2
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 29m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 08m
$242

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 26 - Feb 2
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 26m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 18m
$250

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 26 - Feb 2
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

8h 49m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

17h 50m
$297

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to Minneapolis St Paul from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis
Feb 14
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

4h 54m
$83

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 25
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

4h 54m
$89

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Feb 25
DSM

Des Moines

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

1h 27m
$99

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Des Moines to Minneapolis?

You will need to book a flight from Des Moines to Minneapolis St Paul if you want to fly from Des Moines to Minneapolis. At least 3 different airlines have flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) on a regular basis. There are 5 flights to Minneapolis from the Des Moines airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from DSM to MSP to be around 1h 05m.

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Minneapolis St Paul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines flying from Des Moines to Minneapolis St Paul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 15 direct flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Minneapolis is less than $823.

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

There are currently 10+ open flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $83. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Des Moines to Minneapolis for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Des Moines to Minneapolis?

When booking a flight from Des Moines to Minneapolis, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Des Moines to Minneapolis?

Before booking your flight to Minneapolis from Des Moines, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Aeromexico (88%), SkyWest Airlines (83%), WestJet( 81%).

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Minneapolis?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $104. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Minneapolis St Paul) can be booked for $160 on average our data indicates $207 when flying from Des Moines to Minneapolis.

Can I fly to Minneapolis St Paul from Des Moines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Minneapolis St Paul within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Minneapolis St Paul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Minneapolis St Paul.

Can I fly back to Des Moines from Minneapolis St Paul?

Returning to Des Moines from Minneapolis St Paul

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Minneapolis

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

Top airline flying from Des Moines to Minneapolis

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Minneapolis choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$159
Average$310
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Des Moines to Minneapolis

See what time of day planes typically take off from Des Moines to Minneapolis
56%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
29%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
15%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Des Moines to Minneapolis

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Des Moines to Minneapolis
Sunday5daily flights
Monday7daily flights
Tuesday3daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday9daily flights
Friday5daily flights
Saturday3daily flights