Cheap flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City (DSM - SLC)

DSM — SLC
Oct 3 — Oct 101

The best prices from Des Moines to Salt Lake City are usually found in January or October, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Des Moines (DSM) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

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

DSM - SLC

Price

$259 - $557

SLC

Temperature

30.2 - 78.8 °F

SLC

Rainfall

0.6 - 2 inches

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop
Round-trip from$259From Des Moines to Salt Lake City
One-way from$136One-way flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

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

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 26% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City?

To save on the cost of your flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City, book at least 24 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 29% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $442 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $537.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Salt Lake City. Flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines in January are about $396 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $200.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Salt Lake City (DSM - SLC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Des Moines to Salt Lake City in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 21% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City in September, October 2022

The best prices found for DSM to SLC flights for September, October
Oct 6 - Oct 10
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 51m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 17m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 18 - Oct 24
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

23h 25m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

22h 35m
$172

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/25/22

Oct 20 - Oct 24
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 51m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 17m
$185

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Des Moines to Salt Lake City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines found for this year
Oct 6 - Oct 10
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 51m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 17m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Nov 1 - Nov 5
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 47m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 12m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/25/22

Dec 4 - Dec 7
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

15h 12m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 43m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

Nov 3 - Nov 7
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

14h 09m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 26m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 1 - Nov 5
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 47m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 12m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/25/22

Dec 4 - Dec 7
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

15h 12m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

14h 43m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

Nov 15 - Nov 29
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

2 stops

28h 52m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

21h 02m
$274

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 6 - Oct 10
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

2 stops

10h 22m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 37m
$840

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

Late deals on return flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines, departing today and this week
Oct 6 - Oct 10
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 51m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 17m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 6 - Oct 10
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 51m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 48m
$236

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 6 - Oct 9
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

4h 51m
SLC

Salt Lake City

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

29h 09m
$252

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

One-way flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City
Oct 18
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

23h 25m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 9
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

19h 37m
$106

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 16
DSM

Des Moines

SLC

Salt Lake City

1 stop

19h 45m
$136

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Des Moines to Salt Lake City flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Des Moines to Salt Lake City?

Booking a flight from Des Moines (DSM) to Salt Lake City (SLC) is your only option if you wish to fly from Des Moines to Salt Lake City. On a typical day, there is 1 flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City, all of which are around 4h 38m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 5 airlines when you book a flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and Frontier flying from Des Moines to Salt Lake City have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $195.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Salt Lake City for under $200?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this Des Moines to Salt Lake City flight route?

The Des Moines to Salt Lake City flight path was viewed by 11 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Des Moines to Salt Lake City round-trip?

According to our current data, Frontier ($164), offers the cheapest pricing from Des Moines to Salt Lake City. Frontier is priced at 58% 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 Salt Lake City one-way?

$86 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and American Airlines, with prices starting from $166 and $937, respectively.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Des Moines to Salt Lake City are American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $136. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Salt Lake City) can be booked for $227 on average our data indicates $873 when flying from Des Moines to Salt Lake City.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Salt Lake City

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Top 4 airlines flying from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Salt Lake City choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$170Average$287FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$199Average$370FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$273Average$533FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$300Average$446FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

See what time of day planes typically take off from Des Moines to Salt Lake City
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0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
50%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Des Moines to Salt Lake City
Sunday0daily flights
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday2daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday0daily flights