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Cheap Flights from Charlotte to Des Moines, IA, United States - CLT to DSM Last modified: May 26, 2016 6:53 AM

Popular flights from Charlotte to Des Moines Last modified: May 26, 2016 6:53 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $334
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 11, 2016 Aug 14, 2016 $334
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 $334
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $334

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT to DSM)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Charlotte to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $366.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT to DSM)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Charlotte 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Charlotte to Des Moines

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Charlotte to Des Moines should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $972 $841
7-14 days $449 $472
14-21 days $449 $472
21-30 days $389 $374
30-60 days $369 $354
60-90 days $349 $334
90+ days $349 $334

Cheapest Day To Fly from Charlotte to Des Moines

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Charlotte to Des Moines.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$362 $368 $389 $334 $379 $354 $374

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Charlotte to Des Moines

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Charlotte to Des Moines.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$579
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$579 $449
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$449 $509
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$509
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$375
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$375

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT to DSM)

Your Charlotte to Des Moines flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Charlotte to Des Moines is $344.

The average price for non-stop flights from Charlotte to Des Moines is $349.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Charlotte to Des Moines
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 11:20 18:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT to DSM)

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 Charlotte 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 Charlotte to Des Moines is $167.

The average price for round trip flights from Charlotte to Des Moines is $341.

Charlotte to Des Moines Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Charlotte to Des Moines?
Answer: The average Charlotte to Des Moines flight time is 2 hours and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Charlotte and Des Moines?
Answer: The distance from Charlotte to Des Moines is 814 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Charlotte to Des Moines?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Charlotte to Des Moines.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Charlotte to Des Moines?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Charlotte and Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Charlotte to Des Moines?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines Flying from Charlotte to Des Moines (CLT to DSM) Number of flights searched: 60Last modified: May 26, 2016 6:53 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Charlotte to Des Moines with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Charlotte to Des Moines.

Charlotte to Des Moines
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American ORD X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Charlotte and Des Moines, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Charlotte - CLT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Charlotte to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $105
Charlotte to New York American, JetBlue, United $155
Charlotte to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $207
Charlotte to Minneapolis - St Paul American, United $356
Charlotte to Omaha American, United $345
Charlotte to Kansas City American, Alaska, United $322
Charlotte to Atlanta American $295
Charlotte to St Louis American, Alaska, United $349
Charlotte to Denver American, Frontier, United $217
Charlotte to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $247
Charlotte to Cedar Rapids American, United $218

Cheap Domestic Flights to Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Raleigh - Durham to Des Moines American, United $313
Greenville to Des Moines American, United $473
Knoxville to Des Moines American, United $404
Charleston to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $334
Greensboro - High Point to Des Moines American, United $443
Wilmington to Des Moines American $479
Myrtle Beach to Des Moines American, United $435
Fayetteville to Des Moines American, United $556
Tri - Cities Regional to Des Moines American $619
Roanoke to Des Moines American, United $543
Raleigh - Durham to Chicago American, Frontier, United $97
Knoxville to Chicago American, United $295
Charleston to Chicago American, United $257
Raleigh - Durham to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $171
Raleigh - Durham to Atlanta American, Frontier $88
Raleigh - Durham to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197
Myrtle Beach to Chicago American, Spirit, United $153
Greenville to Chicago American, United $254
Raleigh - Durham to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, United $201
Cheap Flights from Charlotte to Des Moines, IA, United States, from $334 Round trip from CLT to DSM