Cheap flights from Des Moines to Nashville (DSM - BNA)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Nashville Intl are usually found in August or July, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Nashville (BNA)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to BNA flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to Nashville flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nashville.
DSM - BNA
Price
$98 - $358
BNA
Temperature
37.4 - 78.8 °F
BNA
Precipitation
2.8 - 5 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 62% potential price drop

Average price

$339

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$98

From Des Moines to Nashville Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Nashville (DSM - BNA)?

When flying from Des Moines to Nashville, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 22% versus a flight at noon.

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

To save up to 34% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 36 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Des Moines to Nashville from $217 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $286 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Nashville from Des Moines with a flight ticket averaging about $255. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $55. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November.

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

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 33%.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Nashville in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DSM to BNA flights for October, November
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$62pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$65pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$117pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Nashville 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nashville from Des Moines found for this year
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$62pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$65pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$117pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Nashville from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Nashville direct flight deals
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$62pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
7 Nov - 11 Nov
$65pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
28 Oct - 31 Oct
$137pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Nashville

Late deals on round-trip flights to Nashville from Des Moines, departing today and this week
28 Oct - 31 Oct
$137pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
28 Oct - 29 Oct
$147pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
28 Oct - 29 Oct
$176pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Nashville Intl from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Nashville
7:21 am - 8:51 am
Allegiant Air
Nonstop
1h 30m
DSM - BNA
Allegiant Air
$118
FlightNetwork
2:45 pm - 12:52 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
22h 07m
DSM - BNA
Frontier
$171
Kiwi.com
12:33 pm - 6:31 pm
Delta
1 Stop
5h 58m
DSM - BNA
Delta
$229
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Nashville

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

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

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Nashville for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Nashville for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Allegiant Air for just $62, but on average you can expect to pay $142.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Des Moines to Nashville under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Nashville is less than $219.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Nashville for under $200?

There are currently 15+ open flights from Des Moines to Nashville within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Des Moines to Nashville?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this Des Moines to Nashville flight route?

Within the past month, 36 users have taken a look at flights from Des Moines to Nashville Intl.

How many flights depart from Des Moines to Nashville on average per day?

On average 2 flights depart from Des Moines to Nashville per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Nashville?

Allegiant Air and American Airlines can get you from Des Moines to Nashville in just under 1h 31m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 28m. Airlines will cover a distance of 532 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Allegiant Air ($62), and American Airlines ($174) offers the cheapest pricing from Des Moines to Nashville. You may be able to fly from Des Moines to Nashville for 75% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Des Moines to Nashville are Frontier ($80), American Airlines ($87), and Delta ($89).

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

The most popular airlines flying from Des Moines to Nashville are Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Nashville?

The cheapest flight price from Des Moines to Nashville is $119. On average you can expect to pay $407. The most popular route, (Des Moines - Nashville Intl), can usually be booked for $62.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Nashville, TN

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Nashville Intl within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Nashville Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Nashville Intl.

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

Returning to Des Moines from Nashville Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nashville Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nashville Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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Alternative routes for Des Moines to Nashville

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

Destination information for Nashville

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Nashville.
Flight duration from DSM to BNA
1h 36m
Average temperature for October in Nashville
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Nashville
3.4 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Nashville

Top 5 airlines flying from Des Moines to Nashville Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Nashville 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
Delta
$119 $335 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$129 $299 No cancel fee 69%
Allegiant Air
$139 $239 No cancel fee 88%
American Airlines
$139 $344 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$191 $423 No cancel fee 63%
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