Cheap flights from Des Moines to Rapid City (DSM - RAP)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Rapid City (RAP)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to RAP flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to Rapid City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rapid City.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Rapid City (DSM - RAP)?

It’s optimal to fly from Des Moines to Rapid City in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 48% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to Rapid City?

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to Rapid City from Des Moines. Prices for June average $418 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $222. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September. Opting for a June flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in June

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Rapid City in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DSM to RAP flights for October, November
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$332pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$448pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$745pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Rapid City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rapid City from Des Moines found for this year
20 Nov - 21 Nov
$332pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
29 Dec - 1 Jan
$439pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
29 Dec - 1 Jan
$442pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Rapid City

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Des Moines to Rapid City have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Rapid City for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Rapid City for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $332, but on average you can expect to pay $550.

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

American Airlines, at $332, was found to be the cheapest airline from Des Moines to Rapid City. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Delta. Users have found that American Airlines is 20% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Des Moines to Rapid City.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Rapid City?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $263. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Rapid City) can be booked for $559 on average our data indicates $488 when flying from Des Moines to Rapid City

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Rapid City, SD

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

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

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

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 Rapid City.

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

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

Returning to Des Moines from Rapid City

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

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

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Alternative routes for Des Moines to Rapid City

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Destination information for Rapid City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Rapid City.
Average temperature for October in Rapid City
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Rapid City
2.8 ″

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