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Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Zurich (ZRH)

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Des Moines (DSM) to Zurich (ZRH)

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

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Des Moines to Zurich. 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 Zurich.

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

November can be a great time to fly to Zurich from Des Moines with a flight ticket averaging about $882. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as $541. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Zurich (DSM - ZRH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Des Moines to Zurich at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 43% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Des Moines to Zurich 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zurich from Des Moines found for this year
29 Nov - 7 Jan
$1,071pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
29 Nov - 7 Jan
$1,078pp
DSM
Des Moines
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
3 Dec - 10 Dec
$1,092pp
DSM
Des Moines
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
ZRH
Zurich
ZRH
Zurich
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Zurich

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Zurich 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 Zurich 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.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Zurich for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Zurich for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,121, but on average you can expect to pay $1,796.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Zurich for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

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

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Zurich?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Des Moines is roughly similar to Zurich. You can assume this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Zurich?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Zurich is typically colder 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 Zurich?

There are many flights that can get you from Des Moines to Zurich in 12h 02m. Fly via Lufthansa, KLM, or Qatar Airways to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Des Moines to Zurich is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,121 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Lufthansa and KLM, starting at $1,468 and $1,595 round-trip.

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Destination information for Zurich

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Zurich
Today's exchange rate
$1 = CHF 0.93
Average temperature for September in Zurich
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Zurich
3.7 ″

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