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

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The best prices from Des Moines to Salt Lake City are usually found in August or May, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

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

DSM - SLC
Price
$200 - $345
SLC
Temperature
39.2 - 95 °F
SLC
Rainfall
0.5 - 2 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$200

From Des Moines to Salt Lake City

One-way from

$169

One-way flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

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 Salt Lake City?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Salt Lake City.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City at least 21 days early can save you up to 42% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 21 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City for as little as $102 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $150 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Salt Lake City from Des Moines average $116. You can even find prices in October for less than $116, as users have found deals to Salt Lake City from as low as $58. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Salt Lake City from Des Moines. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 25%.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Des Moines to Salt Lake City at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 24% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City in January, February 2021

The best prices found for DSM to SLC flights for January, February
19 Feb - 22 Feb
$113pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$136pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$148pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Salt Lake City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines found for this year
19 Feb - 22 Feb
$113pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$136pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$140pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Salt Lake City direct flight deals
26 Mar - 30 Mar
$239pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
3 Mar - 7 Mar
$288pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
9 Jun - 13 Jun
$309pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 29 Jan
$153pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
22 Jan - 29 Jan
$224pp
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$246pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
SLC
Salt Lake City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Salt Lake City from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City
2:35 pm - 7:58 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
6h 23m
DSM - SLC
Frontier
$169
FlightNetwork
1:03 pm - 7:53 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
19h 50m
DSM - SLC
United Airlines
$257
United
1:45 pm - 3:46 pm
Delta
Nonstop
3h 01m
DSM - SLC
Delta
$269
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Salt Lake City

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Des Moines to Salt Lake City. Policies will vary by airline.

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 Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines 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 $113, but on average you can expect to pay $165.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City is less than $425.

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

There are currently 19+ open flights from Des Moines to Salt Lake City within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Salt Lake City?

Des Moines will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Salt Lake City over the next 11 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Salt Lake City?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 95 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Salt Lake City is typically hotter than in Des Moines. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Salt Lake City?

Departing from Des Moines to Salt Lake City will take you 3h 01m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to Salt Lake City, with prices starting at $113. Frontier is 59% 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 Salt Lake City one-way?

$98 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and United Airlines, with prices starting from $199 and $213, respectively.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Salt Lake City

Destination information for Salt Lake City

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Salt Lake City
Average temperature for January in Salt Lake City
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Salt Lake City
1.4 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Salt Lake City

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.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$108 $248 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$137 $289 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$127 $300 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$173 $360 No cancel fee N/A
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