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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Reagan National (DSM - DCA)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Reagan National are usually found in August or January, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Reagan National (DCA)

DSM - DCA
Price
$249 - $399
DCA
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
DCA
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

$249

From Des Moines to Reagan National

One-way from

$50

One-way flight from Des Moines to Reagan National

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 Reagan National?

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 40% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 43 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Des Moines to Reagan National from $262 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $293 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to Reagan National?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Reagan National from Des Moines. Prices for August average $285 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $90. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 30% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Reagan National (DSM - DCA)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Des Moines to Reagan National is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Reagan National in January, February 2021

The best prices found for DSM to DCA flights for January, February
1 Feb - 8 Feb
$88pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
4 Feb - 8 Feb
$168pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
15 Jan - 29 Jan
$190pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Reagan National 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Reagan National from Des Moines found for this year
1 Feb - 8 Feb
$88pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
4 Feb - 8 Feb
$168pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
15 Jan - 29 Jan
$190pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Reagan National from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Reagan National direct flight deals
7 Apr - 13 Apr
$219pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
9 Apr - 12 Apr
$232pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
5 Mar - 7 Mar
$245pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Reagan National

Late deals on round-trip flights to Reagan National from Des Moines, departing today and this week
24 Jan - 7 Feb
$246pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
24 Jan - 7 Feb
$267pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
23 Jan - 1 Feb
$310pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Reagan National from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Reagan National
1:35 pm - 11:59 am
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 24m
DSM - DCA
Frontier
1:43 am - 3:04 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
12h 21m
DSM - DCA
American Airlines
12:20 pm - 4:53 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
51h 33m
DSM - DCA
Multiple Airlines
$242
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Reagan National

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Reagan National 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 Reagan National 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Des Moines to Washington Reagan-National to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Des Moines to Washington Reagan-National include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Washington Reagan-National have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Reagan National for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Reagan National for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $218.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Reagan National for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 9 direct flights from Des Moines to Reagan National under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Reagan National is less than $401.

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

There are currently 11+ open flights from Des Moines to Reagan National within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Reagan National?

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 Reagan National. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Reagan National?

Temperatures around the 90 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Reagan National is hotter than in Des Moines. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Reagan National?

Departing from Des Moines to Reagan National will take you 2h 21m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $88, Frontier will fly you from Des Moines to Reagan National and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $219 and $258, respectively. Frontier is priced at 72% 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 Reagan National one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $50. Check flights for American Airlines, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Reagan National

Destination information for Reagan National

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Reagan National
Flight duration
2h 30m
Average temperature for January in Reagan National
48.2 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Reagan National
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Washington

Top 4 airlines flying from Des Moines to Reagan National

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Reagan National 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
$114 $273 No cancel fee 69%
Frontier
$133 $286 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$148 $333 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$247 $411 No cancel fee 71%