Cheap flights from Des Moines to Pensacola (DSM - PNS)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Pensacola are usually found in June or February, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Pensacola (PNS)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to PNS flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to Pensacola flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Pensacola.
DSM - PNS
Price
$262 - $388
PNS
Temperature
62.6 - 91.4 °F
PNS
Precipitation
2.5 - 6.8 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$262

From Des Moines to Pensacola

One-way from

$107

One-way flight from Des Moines to Pensacola

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 Pensacola?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 33% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 37 days in advance, which can save you up to 48% on flights from Des Moines to Pensacola compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 37 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 $356. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $455.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Pensacola from Des Moines with a flight ticket averaging about $330. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $123. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of February.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Pensacola (DSM - PNS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Pensacola is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 33% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Pensacola in July, August 2021

The best prices found for DSM to PNS flights for July, August
29 Aug - 5 Sep
$195pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
18 Aug - 22 Aug
$215pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
19 Aug - 22 Aug
$217pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Pensacola 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Pensacola from Des Moines found for this year
14 Sep - 15 Sep
$177pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
29 Aug - 5 Sep
$195pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
22 Oct - 29 Oct
$197pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Pensacola

Late deals on round-trip flights to Pensacola from Des Moines, departing today and this week
6 Aug - 10 Aug
$395pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
6 Aug - 10 Aug
$399pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
6 Aug - 10 Aug
$415pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PNS
Pensacola
PNS
Pensacola
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Pensacola from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Pensacola
2:25 pm - 7:33 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 08m
DSM - PNS
American Airlines
12:15 pm - 7:12 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 57m
DSM - PNS
Delta
$139
Delta
2:19 pm - 7:25 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 06m
DSM - PNS
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Pensacola

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Pensacola 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 Pensacola 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 Pensacola have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Pensacola for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $256.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Des Moines to Pensacola, 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 Pensacola for under $400?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Des Moines to Pensacola within the next 7 days for less than $400.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Pensacola?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Des Moines is roughly less than Pensacola. You can assume this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Pensacola?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Pensacola is generally hotter than in Des Moines.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Pensacola?

Departing from Des Moines to Pensacola will take you 4h 38m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $177, Delta will fly you from Des Moines to Pensacola and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $197 and $274, respectively. Delta is priced at 43% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Des Moines to Pensacola are American Airlines ($107) and Delta ($139).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Pensacola, FL

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

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

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

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 Pensacola.

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

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

Returning to Des Moines from Pensacola

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

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

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Alternative routes for Des Moines to Pensacola

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Destination information for Pensacola

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Pensacola.
Average temperature for July in Pensacola
91.4 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Pensacola
6.8 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Pensacola

Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to Pensacola

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Pensacola 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
$137 $303 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$130 $330 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$129 $336 No cancel fee N/A
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