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Cheap Flights to Des Moines

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So all you have to worry about is where you’re headed after the DSM airport.

Frequently Asked Questions About flights to Des Moines

What is the cheapest month to fly to Des Moines?

Airline ticket prices fluctuate all the time, depending on the day of the week or the month of the year. The cheapest round trip flights to Des Moines are in September, but when you book your flight on Hotwire, savings are always in season.

How many airlines fly to Des Moines?

Variety is the spice of life, even when it comes to booking your next trip. Want options for airlines? You’ll find 12 to choose from for your flight to Des Moines.

What airport is best to fly into Des Moines?

When you’re planning your trip to Des Moines, convenience is the name of the game. Luckily, Des Moines Des Moines Intl. Airport is nearby so you can deplane and get going on checking off everything on your Des Moines must-do list.

How much are flights to Des Moines?

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Can I fly to Des Moines right now?

With recent COVID-19 closures and reopenings, many people are wondering, “Is it safe to travel to  right now?” When it’s time to book your flight, be sure to check out the most up-to-date information on all safety measures, any restrictions, and guidance on traveling during the coronavirus pandemic.

Des Moines Flight Information
Destination AirportDes Moines
Destination Airport IATA CodeDSM
Airlines ServingUnited
Number Of Airlines Serving1
Popular AirlineUnited

Last Minute Hotel Deals in Des Moines

Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
2 out of 5
7655 Office Plaza Dr N, West Des Moines, IA, 50266
The price is $62 per night from Sep 4 to Sep 5
Stay at this motel in West Des Moines. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms in our ...
3.5/5 Good! (1,003 reviews)
Nice place.
"Room clean, pet friendly and had everything we needed. Nice!"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton
Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton
4.5 out of 5
1000 Walnut St, Des Moines, IA, 50309
The price is $167 per night from Aug 27 to Aug 28
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and room service. Popular attractions Hy Vee Hall and Iowa Events Center are located ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (231 reviews)
Amazing Stay
"The front desk staff was just terrific. The bellman quickly aided us while unloading during a rain shower. The rooms were newly refurbished and in terrific modern standards. We had breakfast in the coffee shop and were served by Quinn. We really appreciated her chatting with us about the area and ..."

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton
Stoney Creek Hotel Des Moines - Johnston
Stoney Creek Hotel Des Moines - Johnston
2.5 out of 5
5291 Stoney Creek Court, Johnston, IA, 50131
The price is $87 per night from Aug 21 to Aug 22
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Johnston. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,003 reviews)
"Check-in was okay but the front desk lady was not very helpful or friendly. The room was very comfortable and clean!! The shower drain was clogged up a bit so we were standing in some water by the end. Overall great experience!"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2022

Stoney Creek Hotel Des Moines - Johnston
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2 out of 5
1901 Hackley Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50315
The price is $77 per night from Sep 4 to Sep 5
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,007 reviews)
"convenient to airport and other nearby destinations"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2022

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
3.5 out of 5
101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA, 50309
The price is $138 per night from Sep 8 to Sep 9
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and room service. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,005 reviews)
"The lobby, happy hour and breakfast were amazing! The bathroom showers and tub could use some updating"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines
2 out of 5
8711 Plum Dr, Urbandale, IA, 50322
The price is $81 per night from Aug 28 to Aug 29
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Urbandale. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the overall value ...
3.9/5 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
"Nice hotel. Wish we had a fridge / microwave in room. Somewhat over-priced for a very small room. Would have been nice if staff could keep up with morning rush for breakfast buffet. Good selection, no one to make sure enough food available for all guests"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2022

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Urbandale/Des Moines
Adventureland Inn
Adventureland Inn
2.5 out of 5
3200 Adventureland Dr, Altoona, IA, 50009
The price is $98 per night from Aug 28 to Aug 29
Stay at this hotel in Altoona. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and room service. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in our reviews. Popular attractions ...
3.8/5 Good! (465 reviews)
"Ok"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

Adventureland Inn
Home2 Suites by Hilton Des Moines at Drake University
Home2 Suites by Hilton Des Moines at Drake University
3 out of 5
2650 University Ave., Des Moines, IA, 50311
The price is $114 per night from Sep 18 to Sep 19
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the clean rooms in our reviews. ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (298 reviews)
"Great stay and great hotel for families. Will stay here again."

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2022

Home2 Suites by Hilton Des Moines at Drake University
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top Hotels With Free Airport Shuttle

AmericInn by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
AmericInn by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
1920 Hackley Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50315
The price is $76 per night from Sep 18 to Sep 19
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the comfy rooms in ...
3.7/5 Good! (674 reviews)
"Friendly front desk staff"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2022

AmericInn by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2 out of 5
1901 Hackley Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50315
The price is $77 per night from Sep 4 to Sep 5
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,007 reviews)
"convenient to airport and other nearby destinations"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2022

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Airport
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Airport
4 out of 5
6800 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA, 50321
The price is $115 per night from Sep 8 to Sep 9
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and breakfast. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (468 reviews)
"Front check in lady was great - personable, helpful, positive and welcoming!"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Airport
AC Hotel Des Moines East Village
AC Hotel Des Moines East Village
3 out of 5
401 East Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50309
The price is $161 per night from Sep 9 to Sep 10
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and a free airport shuttle. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (263 reviews)
"The stay was fine and the morning coffee was good. Some problems with the elevator and tv. Also disappointed the the parking garage was full when we arrived"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2022

AC Hotel Des Moines East Village
Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
6221 Willow Creek Ave, Des Moines, IA, 50321
The price is $84 per night from Aug 28 to Aug 29
Stay at this golf hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in our reviews. Popular ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (1,001 reviews)
Good stay, but don't plan on swimming
"Overall our stay was good. Room was clean, bed was comfy, and staff was friendly. The pool was disappointing. Our kids really wanted to swim but after 10 minutes in the pool we noticed that the water had a dirty, wet, dog smell so we pulled them out. Normally pool rooms have a strong chlorine smell ..."

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
2.5 out of 5
929 3rd St, Des Moines, IA, 50309
The price is $117 per night from Sep 18 to Sep 19
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Des Moines. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the convenient ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,001 reviews)
"It was convenient for us and fit our needs well"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2022

Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.