Cheap flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia (DSM - PHL)

DSM — PHL
Oct 4 — Oct 111

The best prices from Des Moines to Philadelphia are usually found in October or January, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Des Moines (DSM) to Philadelphia (PHL)

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

DSM - PHL

Price

$285 - $571

PHL

Temperature

33.8 - 78.8 °F

PHL

Rainfall

2.7 - 4.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip from$285From Des Moines to Philadelphia
One-way from$239One-way flight from Des Moines to Philadelphia

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

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 44% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Des Moines to Philadelphia, book at least 58 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 24% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $382 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $466.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Philadelphia from Des Moines. Users have commonly found prices around $402 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $203. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Philadelphia (DSM - PHL)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Philadelphia is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 59% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia in September, October 2022

The best prices found for DSM to PHL flights for September, October
Oct 24 - Oct 31
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

13h 30m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 02m
$195

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 10 - Oct 12
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

13h 38m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 07m
$222

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 27 - Oct 31
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

13h 03m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 02m
$225

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Des Moines to Philadelphia 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Philadelphia from Des Moines found for this year
Dec 8 - Dec 10
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

19h 00m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 07m
$171

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 10 - Nov 14
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

12h 51m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 59m
$191

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dec 8 - Dec 11
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

19h 00m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

16h 55m
$192

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia

Dec 8 - Dec 10
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

19h 00m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 07m
$171

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 10 - Nov 14
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

12h 51m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 59m
$191

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dec 8 - Dec 11
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

19h 00m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

16h 55m
$192

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Delta flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia

Nov 1 - Nov 3
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

4h 58m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 24m
$282

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Dec 9 - Dec 11
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

5h 23m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 09m
$367

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 7 - Oct 13
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

6h 09m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 12m
$463

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia

Late deals on return flights to Philadelphia from Des Moines, departing today and this week
Oct 4 - Oct 7
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

16h 28m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

16h 56m
$247

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 6 - Oct 29
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

14h 06m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 19m
$303

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 6 - Oct 29
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

4h 40m
PHL

Philadelphia

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 19m
$317

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

One-way flights to Philadelphia from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia
Oct 17
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

14h 15m
$106

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 10
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

14h 23m
$138

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 17
DSM

Des Moines

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

17h 36m
$149

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $171, but on average you can expect to pay $244.

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

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

How popular is this Des Moines to Philadelphia flight route?

This flight path from Des Moines to Philadelphia was viewed by 26 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia round-trip from $171. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Delta, from $282, and American Airlines, from $292. Frontier is 57% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $158 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $194 and United Airlines from $288 one-way.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Philadelphia?

On average you can expect to pay $552 for a flight from Des Moines to Philadelphia. The cheapest flight overall is $147 while the most popular route, (Des Moines - Philadelphia) is currently priced at $222.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Philadelphia

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Top 4 airlines flying from Des Moines to Philadelphia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Philadelphia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$89Average$168FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$232Average$403FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$257Average$430FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$261Average$479FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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