Flights from Phoenix to Des Moines, United States

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Phoenix to Des Moines Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:33 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Des Moines. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals to Des Moines flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
PHXDSM
Fri 3/22
1 stop
DSMPHX
Wed 4/3
1 stop
$248
American
PHXDSM
Tue 2/13
nonstop
DSMPHX
Sun 2/18
nonstop
$285
Major Airlines
PHXDSM
Wed 3/6
1 stop
DSMPHX
Tue 3/12
1 stop
$304
United
PHXDSM
Tue 2/13
1 stop
DSMPHX
Wed 2/14
1 stop
$384
Multiple Airlines
PHXDSM
Sun 1/21
1 stop
DSMPHX
Fri 1/26
1 stop
$680

How Much is a Flight from Phoenix to Des Moines?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Phoenix to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $295.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Phoenix 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 Phoenix 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 Phoenix to Des Moines?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $467 $415
7-14 days $347 $351
14-21 days $327 $324
21-30 days $297 $304
30-60 days $297 $304
60-90 days $285 $293
90+ days $297 $304

Cheapest Day To Fly from Phoenix to Des Moines

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Phoenix to Des Moines is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$294$285$297$297$297 $297

Compare Flight Prices from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to Des Moines flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Phoenix Des Moines Major Airlines 1/30/24 1/31/24 1 $304
February Phoenix Des Moines American 2/5/24 2/6/24 0 $297
March Phoenix Des Moines American 3/27/24 4/3/24 0 $285
April Phoenix Des Moines American 4/9/24 4/10/24 0 $297
May Phoenix Des Moines American 5/1/24 5/4/24 0 $297
June Phoenix Des Moines United 6/1/24 6/3/24 1 $448
July Phoenix Des Moines American 7/19/24 7/28/24 0 $615
August Phoenix Des Moines United 8/9/24 8/12/24 1 $448

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Phoenix to Des Moines

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$467
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$467 $367
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$367 $324
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$324 $312
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$312 $297
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$297

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to Des Moines is $414.

The average price for direct flights from Phoenix to Des Moines is $453.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Phoenix to Des Moines - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 03:46 13:59

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Phoenix 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 Phoenix 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 Phoenix to Des Moines is $165.

The average price for round trip flights from Phoenix to Des Moines is $410.

Phoenix to Des Moines Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Phoenix to Des Moines?
Answer: The average Phoenix to Des Moines flight time is 2 hours and 49 minutes.
Question: How far is Des Moines from Phoenix?
Answer: The distance from Phoenix to Des Moines is 1,147 miles (1,845 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Phoenix to Des Moines?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Phoenix to Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular Phoenix airlines for direct flights from Phoenix to Des Moines?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Phoenix and Des Moines.

Phoenix to Des Moines Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Phoenix 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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Cheap Flights from Phoenix to Des Moines