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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Tampa (DSM - TPA)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Tampa are usually found in April or May, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

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

DSM - TPA
Price
$253 - $504
TPA
Temperature
73.4 - 91.4 °F
TPA
Rainfall
1.6 - 8.3 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$253

From Des Moines to Tampa

One-way from

$125

One-way flight from Des Moines to Tampa

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 Tampa?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Des Moines to Tampa. 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 Tampa.

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 13 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 Tampa from $183 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $190 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Tampa (DSM - TPA)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 23% on flights from Des Moines to Tampa by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Tampa in October, November 2020

The best prices found for DSM to TPA flights for October, November
2 Nov - 7 Nov
$208pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$213pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$214pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Tampa 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tampa from Des Moines found for this year
2 Nov - 7 Nov
$208pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$213pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$214pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Tampa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tampa from Des Moines, departing today and this week
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$213pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$214pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
30 Oct - 6 Nov
$220pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Tampa from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Tampa
1:39 pm - 12:06 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 27m
DSM - TPA
Frontier
3:00 am - 8:47 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 47m
DSM - TPA
American Airlines
7:10 am - 2:01 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
5h 51m
DSM - TPA
United Airlines
$169
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Tampa

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Tampa 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 Tampa 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 Tampa 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. 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 Tampa. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Des Moines to Tampa that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Tampa for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Tampa for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $208, but on average you can expect to pay $225.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Tampa for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Des Moines to Tampa, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

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

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Tampa?

In Des Moines, there will be same rainfall in Des Moines compared to Tampa over the next 12 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Tampa?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in June. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Tampa is generally hotter than in Des Moines.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Tampa?

A quick flight from Des Moines to Tampa can take about 5h 22m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $235. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to Tampa, with prices starting at $215. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $235 and $238, respectively. Frontier is currently priced 31% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Des Moines to Tampa one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $95. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Des Moines to Tampa for a low price.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Tampa

Destination information for Tampa

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Tampa
Average temperature for October in Tampa
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Tampa
2.4 ″

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