Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Salem, OR

DSM — PDX
Dec 10 — Dec 171

The best prices from Des Moines to Salem are usually found in October or May, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

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

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to SA8 flight in 2022: compare Des Moines to Salem flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Salem.

DSM - SA8

Price

$216 - $537

SA8

Temperature

41 - 68 °F

SA8

Rainfall

0.5 - 6.9 inches

Popular inMarchHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop
Round-trip from$216From Des Moines to Salem
One-way from$194One-way flight from Des Moines to Salem

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 50 days in advance to save up to 70% 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 50 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 Salem 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $430, or $500 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Salem from Des Moines. Users have commonly found prices around $372 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $147. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Salem (DSM - SA8)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Des Moines to Salem as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Salem in December, January 2022

The best prices found for DSM to Salem flights for December, January
Jan 3 - Jan 8
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

27h 52m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 48m
$217

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Jan 5 - Jan 9
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

15h 52m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

20h 30m
$222

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Dec 25 - Dec 31
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 21m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 16m
$242

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Des Moines to Salem 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Salem from Des Moines found for this year
Dec 25 - Dec 31
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 21m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 16m
$242

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Dec 25 - Jan 5
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 21m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 43m
$253

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Dec 25 - Jan 6
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 21m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

8h 31m
$256

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Cheap American Airlines flights from Des Moines to Salem

Jan 3 - Jan 10
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

7h 06m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 41m
$316

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Jan 26 - Jan 31
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

8h 48m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 49m
$336

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Dec 11 - Dec 13
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 47m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 10m
$448

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Cheap United Airlines flights from Des Moines to Salem

Dec 11 - Dec 13
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

17h 08m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 29m
$488

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Dec 11 - Dec 13
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 33m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 29m
$513

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Dec 11 - Jan 3
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 33m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

21h 08m
$528

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Salem

Late deals on return flights to Salem from Des Moines, departing today and this week
Dec 15 - Dec 19
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

11h 02m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 48m
$277

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Dec 15 - Dec 19
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

8h 22m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 48m
$282

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Dec 13 - Dec 19
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

2 stops

16h 27m
PDX

Portland

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 55m
$289

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

One-way flights to Salem from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Salem
Jan 8
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

22h 36m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Dec 11
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

18h 01m
$102

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/4

Jan 3
DSM

Des Moines

PDX

Portland

1 stop

27h 52m
$118

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Des Moines to Salem?

Located just 3.6 mi from the city center, Des Moines is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Salem from Des Moines. Booking flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Salem should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Salem from 8 different airlines.

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

Allegiant Air, United Airlines, and Delta 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 Salem for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Salem for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $217, but on average you can expect to pay $264.

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

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

How popular is this Des Moines to Salem flight route?

This flight path from Des Moines to Salem was viewed by 28 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 to fly from Des Moines to Salem one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Des Moines to Salem are Frontier ($86), United Airlines ($159), and Alaska Airlines ($194).

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Salem?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Des Moines to Salem? While on average our users pay $932, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $150. The most popular route (Des Moines - Portland), is priced around $222.

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Top 6 airlines flying from Des Moines to Salem

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Salem choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$101Average$220FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$169Average$291FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$258Average$599FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$284Average$614FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$294Average$563FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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