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Minneapolis to Des Moines Last modified: Jul 5, 2022 23:12 -04:00

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How Much is a Flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Minneapolis to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $348.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Minneapolis to Des Moines based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Minneapolis to Des Moines?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $207 $897
7-14 days $280 $172
14-21 days $280 $465
21-30 days $129 $465
30-60 days $257 $151
60-90 days $270 $151
90+ days $5,619 $579

Cheapest Day To Fly from Minneapolis to Des Moines

We've examined 73,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Minneapolis to Des Moines is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$366$465$159$220$129$199$897

Compare Flight Prices from Minneapolis to Des Moines by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Minneapolis to Des Moines flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Minneapolis Des Moines !! 3/20/22 3/26/22 2 $897
May Minneapolis Des Moines United 5/17/22 5/31/22 2 $465
September Minneapolis Des Moines 00 9/3/21 9/6/21 0 $270
September Minneapolis Des Moines 00 9/3/21 9/6/21 0 $270
October Minneapolis Des Moines 00 10/19/21 10/23/21 0 $151
July Minneapolis Des Moines !! 7/23/22 7/23/22 3 $579
May Minneapolis Des Moines United 5/13/22 5/16/22 2 $469
September Minneapolis Des Moines Major Airlines 9/1/21 9/4/21 0 $159

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Minneapolis to Des Moines. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines is $465.

The average price for direct flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines is $5,619.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines.

Weekly Direct Flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 04:06 17:33

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines is $377.

The average price for round trip flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines is $465.

Minneapolis to Des Moines Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Minneapolis to Des Moines?
Answer: The average Minneapolis to Des Moines flight time is an hour and 27 minutes.
Question: How far is Des Moines from Minneapolis?
Answer: The distance from Minneapolis to Des Moines is 232 miles (373 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines?
Answer: There are 33 direct flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular Minneapolis airlines for direct flights from Minneapolis to Des Moines?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Minneapolis and Des Moines.

Minneapolis to Des Moines Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Minneapolis and Des Moines. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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