Cheap flights from Des Moines to Pensacola (DSM - PNS) from $165

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DSM — PNS
Apr 23 — Apr 301

The best prices from Des Moines to Pensacola are usually found in January or September, booked 71 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Des Moines to Pensacola

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Des Moines (DSM) to Pensacola (PNS). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 18, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

January

Round-trip from

$317

One-way from

$203
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
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From Des Moines to Pensacola
One-way flight from Des Moines to Pensacola

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

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 30% on the overall cost on flights from Des Moines to Pensacola.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 35 days in advance to save up to 116% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 35 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Des Moines to Pensacola 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $382, or $616 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

January can be a great time to fly to Pensacola from Des Moines with a flight ticket averaging about $417. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $194. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Des Moines to Pensacola at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 4% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap Frontier flights from Des Moines to Pensacola

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Frontier for the route between Des Moines and Pensacola. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced Frontier flights we've found from Des Moines to Pensacola. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Sat 5/43:13 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop26h 43mFrontier
Thu 5/97:05 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop21h 12mFrontier
Deal found 4/16$165
Sat 9/79:15 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop21h 58mFrontier
Sat 9/148:10 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop24h 05mFrontier
Deal found 4/18$204
Sat 9/289:15 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop21h 58mFrontier
Sat 10/58:10 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop24h 05mFrontier
Deal found 4/17$218
Sat 6/89:21 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop20h 18mFrontier
Wed 6/129:26 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop16h 13mFrontier
Deal found 4/17$232
Wed 6/54:22 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop28h 13mFrontier
Sun 6/96:39 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop25h 37mFrontier
Deal found 4/17$239

Cheap Delta flights from Des Moines to Pensacola

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Des Moines and Pensacola. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on Delta flights traveling from Des Moines to Pensacola. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Tue 5/1411:55 amDSM - PNS
1 stop4h 57mDelta
Wed 5/155:15 amPNS - DSM
1 stop5h 50mDelta
Deal found 4/17$262
Tue 5/1411:55 amDSM - PNS
1 stop4h 57mDelta
Wed 5/151:49 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops7h 37mDelta
Deal found 4/16$267
Sat 5/44:30 pmDSM - PNS
2 stops6h 37mDelta
Thu 5/95:57 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 43mDelta
Deal found 4/16$314
Wed 10/92:14 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 58mDelta
Sun 10/135:45 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Deal found 4/17$329
Thu 7/112:14 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 56mDelta
Sun 7/148:05 amPNS - DSM
1 stop5h 21mDelta
Deal found 4/17$336
Sat 6/84:10 pmDSM - PNS
2 stops7h 34mDelta
Wed 6/126:00 amPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 15mDelta
Deal found 4/17$337
Thu 7/112:14 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 56mDelta
Sun 7/148:05 amPNS - DSM
1 stop5h 21mDelta
Deal found 4/18$356
Wed 10/96:37 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop4h 50mDelta
Sun 10/135:45 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Deal found 4/18$376
Wed 10/96:30 amDSM - PNS
2 stops10h 06mDelta
Sun 10/135:45 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Deal found 4/17$381

Cheap Des Moines to Pensacola flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Des Moines to Pensacola specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Prices were last updated on April 18, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Des Moines to Pensacola in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Sat 5/43:13 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop26h 43mFrontier
Thu 5/97:05 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop21h 12mFrontier
Deal found 4/16$165
Wed 5/83:25 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop26h 39mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/156:31 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops42h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$246
Wed 5/812:23 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 05mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/156:47 amPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 51mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$259
Tue 5/1411:55 amDSM - PNS
1 stop4h 57mDelta
Wed 5/155:15 amPNS - DSM
1 stop5h 50mDelta
Deal found 4/17$262
Wed 5/812:23 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop7h 07mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/151:53 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops9h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$264
Tue 5/1411:55 amDSM - PNS
1 stop4h 57mDelta
Wed 5/151:49 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops7h 37mDelta
Deal found 4/16$267
Thu 5/912:23 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 05mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/144:26 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop5h 16mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$274
Thu 5/912:23 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 05mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/141:53 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops9h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$279
Fri 5/315:48 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 16mAmerican Airlines
Tue 6/41:53 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops8h 11mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$280

Des Moines to Pensacola 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Des Moines and Pensacola in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Des Moines to Pensacola in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Sat 5/43:13 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop26h 43mFrontier
Thu 5/97:05 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop21h 12mFrontier
Deal found 4/16$165
Sat 9/79:15 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop21h 58mFrontier
Sat 9/148:10 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop24h 05mFrontier
Deal found 4/18$204
Sat 9/289:15 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop21h 58mFrontier
Sat 10/58:10 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop24h 05mFrontier
Deal found 4/17$218
Sat 6/89:21 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop20h 18mFrontier
Wed 6/129:26 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop16h 13mFrontier
Deal found 4/17$232
Wed 6/54:22 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop28h 13mFrontier
Sun 6/96:39 pmPNS - DSM
1 stop25h 37mFrontier
Deal found 4/17$239
Wed 5/83:25 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop26h 39mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/156:31 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops42h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$246
Wed 5/812:23 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 05mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/156:47 amPNS - DSM
1 stop4h 51mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$259
Tue 5/1411:55 amDSM - PNS
1 stop4h 57mDelta
Wed 5/155:15 amPNS - DSM
1 stop5h 50mDelta
Deal found 4/17$262
Wed 5/812:23 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop7h 07mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/151:53 pmPNS - DSM
2 stops9h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$264

One-way flights to Pensacola from Des Moines

Search for one-way flight options from Des Moines to Pensacola. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Users traveling one-way from Des Moines to Pensacola can select one of these great deals. Those seeking round-trip flights from Des Moines to Pensacola should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Sat 7/133:41 pmDSM - PNS
1 stop7h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$168
Sun 5/58:30 amDSM - PNS
3 stops23h 42mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$189
Sun 5/56:30 amDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$197
Sat 7/134:10 pmDSM - PNS
2 stops6h 51mDelta
Deal found 4/16$203
Sat 7/138:00 amDSM - PNS
3 stops33h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/16$329
Tue 4/236:30 amDSM - PNS
1 stop5h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$407
Tue 4/2312:06 pmDSM - PNS
2 stops8h 59mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$413

Find flights from Des Moines to Pensacola within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Des Moines to Pensacola that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.

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Budget

$165 - $362

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Price

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Sat 5/4

1 stop26h 43m

Pensacola

Thu 5/9

1 stop21h 12m

$165

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Sat 9/7

1 stop21h 58m

Pensacola

Sat 9/14

1 stop24h 05m

$204

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Sat 9/28

1 stop21h 58m

Pensacola

Sat 10/5

1 stop24h 05m

$218

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Wed 5/8

1 stop26h 39m

Pensacola

Wed 5/15

2 stops42h 45m

$246

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Wed 5/8

1 stop5h 05m

Pensacola

Wed 5/15

1 stop4h 51m

$259

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Tue 5/14

1 stop4h 57m

Pensacola

Wed 5/15

1 stop5h 50m

$262

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Wed 5/8

1 stop7h 07m

Pensacola

Wed 5/15

2 stops9h 09m

$264

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Tue 5/14

1 stop4h 57m

Pensacola

Wed 5/15

2 stops7h 37m

$267

Des MoinesPensacola

DSM - PNS

DSMPNS

Des Moines

Sat 9/14

1 stop7h 23m

Pensacola

Sat 9/21

1 stop7h 30m

$362

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 4/16

When is the best time to book a flight from Des Moines to Pensacola?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Des Moines to Pensacola. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
Booking 71 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Des Moines to Pensacola. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Pensacola?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Pensacola. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Des Moines to Pensacola flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Pensacola by month

Plan your trip from Des Moines to Pensacola by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Des Moines to Pensacola is currently $272 while a round-trip flight costs $250. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Des Moines to Pensacola (average of $317). Flying from Des Moines to Pensacola in June is currently the most expensive (average of $392). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$317

February

$344

March

$377

April

$370

May

$379

June

$392

July

$387

August

$336

September

$326

October

$332

November

$350

December

$319

Temperature and rainfall in Pensacola by month

Plan your trip to Pensacola by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

PNS

Temperature

51.8 - 82.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Pensacola

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Pensacola. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Pensacola. Reviews last updated April 18, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Des Moines to Pensacola, see what other customers have to say about Frontier, Delta and American Airlines. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

7.4
Good
11,341 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

7.3
Good
14,963 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

6.3
Okay
4,168 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Food

7.5

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

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  • 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 Frontier for just $165, but on average you can expect to pay $268.

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  • What does DSM to PNS mean?

    This is defined as Des Moines Airport (DSM) and Pensacola Airport (PNS). Codes like Pensacola Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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    Many airlines flying from Des Moines to Pensacola offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

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    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Des Moines to Pensacola flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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    The Des Moines to Pensacola flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/18.

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