Cheap flights from Des Moines to New York (DSM - NYC)

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The best prices from Des Moines to New York are usually found in August or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to NYC flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
DSM - NYC
Price
$217 - $353
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.6 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$217

From Des Moines to New York

One-way from

$120

One-way flight from Des Moines to New York

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 New York?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Des Moines to New York. 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 New York.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 21 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Des Moines to New York within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $229.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to New York?

August can be a great time to fly to New York from Des Moines with a flight ticket averaging about $235. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $62. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to New York (DSM - NYC)?

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

Cheap flights from Des Moines to New York in June, July 2021

The best prices found for DSM to NYC flights for June, July
8 Jul - 14 Jul
$231pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
18 Jul - 28 Jul
$271pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Jul - 31 Aug
$272pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Des Moines found for this year
27 Aug - 30 Aug
$213pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
27 Aug - 30 Aug
$227pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
8 Jul - 14 Jul
$231pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to New York from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to New York direct flight deals
20 Oct - 23 Oct
$259pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
10 Sep - 12 Sep
$265pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
8 Oct - 15 Oct
$308pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Des Moines, departing today and this week
29 Jun - 14 Jul
$278pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
29 Jun - 7 Jul
$343pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
28 Jun - 13 Jul
$343pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to New York from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to New York
1:53 pm - 6:05 am
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
15h 12m
DSM - EWR
Allegiant Air
$120
Gotogate
11:15 am - 4:59 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
4h 44m
DSM - LGA
United Airlines
$139
United
10:55 am - 6:08 am
Frontier
2 Stops
18h 13m
DSM - LGA
Frontier
$152
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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to New York 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 New York 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.

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

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Des Moines to New York?

For a flight from Des Moines to New York, you will be flying from Des Moines. Des Moines (DSM) is just 3.6 mi from the center of the city. Des Moines is the only Des Moines airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to New York per day. 4 airlines have flights to New York from Des Moines on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to New York for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to New York for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $213, but on average you can expect to pay $261.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to New York for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 17 direct flights from Des Moines to New York under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to New York is less than $433.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Des Moines to New York within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than New York?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in New York is generally the same as in Des Moines. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to New York?

Departing from Des Moines to New York will take you 2h 48m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Des Moines to New York is Delta. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $259 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and United Airlines, starting at $268 and $277 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Des Moines to New York for 5% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Allegiant Air, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $120. American Airlines flights start at $134 while deals on Delta start at $136 one-way.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to New York

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

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to New York.
Flight duration
3h 02m
Average temperature for June in New York
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in New York
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to New York 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
$127 $311 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$167 $340 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$133 $345 No cancel fee N/A
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