Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Seoul (SEL) from $875

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/20. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DSM — SEL
Apr 28 — May 51

Cheap flight deals from Des Moines to Seoul

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Des Moines (DSM) to Seoul (SEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 23, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$1,256

One-way from

$875
High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
From Des Moines to Seoul (SEL)
One-way flight from Des Moines to Seoul (SEL)

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

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 3% on the overall cost on flights from Des Moines to Seoul.

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

Flights from Des Moines to Seoul lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Des Moines to Seoul in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,363.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Seoul (DSM - SEL)?

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

Cheap American Airlines flights from Des Moines to Seoul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Des Moines and Seoul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest American Airlines flights we've come across from Des Moines to Seoul. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Tue 4/305:00 amDSM - ICN
1 stop20h 15mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,307
Tue 4/302:40 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops34h 35mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,311
Tue 4/306:03 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops31h 12mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops42h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,325
Sat 5/181:07 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops36h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops32h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,784
Sat 5/181:07 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops36h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,786
Sat 5/185:48 pmDSM - ICN
1 stop31h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,793

Cheap United Airlines flights from Des Moines to Seoul

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Des Moines and Seoul. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on United Airlines flights traveling from Des Moines to Seoul. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Mon 7/158:00 amDSM - ICN
2 stops30h 20mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/314:50 pmICN - DSM
2 stops20h 56mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/21$1,851
Sat 7/272:59 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops23h 21mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/311:30 amICN - DSM
2 stops40h 44mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$2,055
Sat 7/278:00 amDSM - ICN
2 stops41h 00mUnited Airlines
Sun 8/411:30 amICN - DSM
2 stops26h 16mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$2,113

Cheap Des Moines to Seoul flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Des Moines to Seoul specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Prices were last updated on April 23, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Des Moines to Seoul in April and May 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 4/305:00 amDSM - ICN
1 stop20h 15mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,307
Tue 4/302:40 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops34h 35mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,311
Tue 4/306:03 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops31h 12mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops42h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,325
Sat 5/181:07 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops36h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops32h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,784
Sat 5/181:07 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops36h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,786
Sat 5/185:48 pmDSM - ICN
1 stop31h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,793
Thu 4/256:45 amDSM - ICN
1 stop20h 35mKorean Air
Sat 4/277:40 pmICN - DSM
1 stop15h 14mKorean Air
Deal found 4/21$2,231
Thu 4/258:00 amDSM - ICN
2 stops30h 20mUnited Airlines
Sat 4/274:50 pmICN - DSM
2 stops20h 53mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/21$2,362
Sat 5/185:00 amDSM - GMP
2 stops39h 45mJapan Airlines
Sat 5/257:55 amGMP - DSM
2 stops21h 00mJapan Airlines
Deal found 4/23$2,403

Des Moines to Seoul 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Des Moines and Seoul in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Des Moines to Seoul in April and May 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 4/305:00 amDSM - ICN
1 stop20h 15mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,307
Tue 4/302:40 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops34h 35mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,311
Tue 4/306:03 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops31h 12mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops42h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,325
Thu 10/3111:54 amDSM - ICN
2 stops34h 21mFinnair
Mon 11/411:00 pmICN - DSM
2 stops38h 39mFinnair
Deal found 4/21$1,668
Sat 5/181:07 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops36h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops32h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,784
Sat 5/181:07 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops36h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,786
Sat 5/185:48 pmDSM - ICN
1 stop31h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,793
Mon 7/158:00 amDSM - ICN
2 stops30h 20mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/314:50 pmICN - DSM
2 stops20h 56mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/21$1,851
Mon 12/234:24 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops33h 01mAmerican Airlines
Tue 12/316:35 pmICN - DSM
2 stops42h 12mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,944

Des Moines to Seoul flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Des Moines to Seoul for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Des Moines to Seoul should consider booking one of these fares. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Tue 4/305:00 amDSM - ICN
1 stop20h 15mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,307
Tue 4/302:40 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops34h 35mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
1 stop19h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,311
Tue 4/306:03 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops31h 12mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/45:25 pmICN - DSM
2 stops42h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,325
Tue 4/305:43 pmDSM - ICN
2 stops33h 52mQatar Airways
Fri 5/31:20 amICN - DSM
2 stops35h 41mQatar Airways
Deal found 4/22$4,925

One-way flights to Seoul from Des Moines

Search for one-way flight options from Des Moines to Seoul. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Des Moines to Seoul, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Des Moines to Seoul instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Mon 5/208:30 amDSM - ICN
3 stops47h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/22$875
Mon 5/208:30 amDSM - ICN
2 stops42h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,068
Mon 5/208:30 amDSM - ICN
1 stop30h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/22$1,207
Sat 6/153:17 pmDSM - ICN
3 stops54h 38mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/21$1,222
Sat 6/158:00 amDSM - ICN
2 stops42h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/21$1,427
Sat 6/156:21 pmDSM - ICN
1 stop20h 09mKorean Air
Deal found 4/21$1,526

Find flights from Des Moines to Seoul within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Des Moines to Seoul that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.

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$1,784 - $2,694

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Return

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Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Sat 5/18

2 stops36h 08m

Incheon Intl

Sat 5/25

2 stops32h 13m

$1,784

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Sat 5/18

2 stops36h 08m

Incheon Intl

Sat 5/25

1 stop19h 37m

$1,786

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Sat 5/18

1 stop31h 27m

Incheon Intl

Sat 5/25

1 stop19h 37m

$1,793

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Mon 7/15

2 stops30h 20m

Incheon Intl

Wed 7/31

2 stops20h 56m

$1,851

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Mon 7/15

1 stop20h 54m

Incheon Intl

Wed 7/31

2 stops29h 53m

$2,051

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Sat 7/27

2 stops23h 21m

Incheon Intl

Sat 8/3

2 stops40h 44m

$2,055

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Sat 7/27

2 stops30h 30m

Incheon Intl

Sun 8/4

3 stops46h 38m

$2,267

Des MoinesSeoul Gimpo Intl

DSM - GMP

DSMGMP

Des Moines

Mon 7/15

2 stops27h 00m

Seoul Gimpo Intl

Wed 7/31

2 stops23h 47m

$2,273

Des MoinesIncheon Intl

DSM - ICN

DSMICN

Des Moines

Sat 7/27

2 stops56h 04m

Incheon Intl

Fri 8/2

2 stops59h 57m

$2,694

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Deals found on 4/23

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Seoul?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Seoul. Price data was last updated on April 21, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Des Moines to Seoul flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Seoul by month

Plan your trip from Des Moines to Seoul by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Des Moines to Seoul is currently $1,221 while a round-trip flight costs $2,062. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Des Moines to Seoul (average of $1,218). Flying from Des Moines to Seoul in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,871). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$1,218

February

$1,279

March

$1,325

April

$1,365

May

$1,479

June

$1,837

July

$1,871

August

$1,514

September

$1,416

October

$1,412

November

$1,307

December

$1,569

Temperature and rainfall in Seoul by month

Plan your trip to Seoul by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SEL

Temperature

35.6 - 77 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Seoul

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Seoul. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Seoul. Reviews last updated April 23, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta from Des Moines to Seoul. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.3
Very good
1,487 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.1
Very good
11,028 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

7.7
Good
4,483 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

7.4
Good
11,272 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,193 reviews

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

Related info for your journey

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

    Most people fly from Des Moines (DSM) if they book a flight from Des Moines to Seoul. On average, Des Moines has 0 outbound flights to Seoul per day from 4 airlines. Des Moines is conveniently located just 3.6 mi from Des Moines’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Des Moines to Seoul for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Seoul for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $1,784, but on average you can expect to pay $2,244.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Seoul for under $1,400?

    There are currently 4+ open flights from Des Moines to Seoul within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Des Moines to Seoul round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Des Moines to Seoul round-trip from $1,784. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $1,851, and Delta, from $2,051.

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

  • What does DSM to ICN mean?

    DSM stands for Des Moines Airport, while ICN stands for Incheon Intl Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Seoul Gimpo Intl Airport (GMP) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Des Moines to Seoul that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Des Moines to Seoul flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Des Moines to Seoul with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Des Moines to Seoul flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Des Moines to Seoul that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Des Moines to Seoul flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Des Moines to Seoul?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Des Moines to Seoul.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Des Moines to Seoul?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Des Moines to Seoul by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Des Moines to Seoul that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Des Moines to Seoul offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Des Moines to Seoul?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Des Moines to Seoul flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Des Moines to Seoul flight deals updated?

    The Des Moines to Seoul flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/23.

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Korean AirCheapest$1,521Average$2,005FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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