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Flights from Des Moines to Atlanta, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AM

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Des Moines to Atlanta Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Atlanta. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Des Moines to Atlanta flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DSMATL
Tue 10/18
1 stop
ATLDSM
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$181
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United
DSMATL
Tue 10/18
1 stop
ATLDSM
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$184
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United
DSMATL
Sat 10/22
1 stop
ATLDSM
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$184
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United
DSMATL
Tue 11/8
1 stop
ATLDSM
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$184
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United
DSMATL
Sat 11/12
1 stop
ATLDSM
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$184
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How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to Atlanta?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Atlanta, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $238.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Atlanta?

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Des Moines to Atlanta 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 Des Moines to Atlanta?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $497
7-14 days $0 $342
14-21 days $0 $181
21-30 days $0 $181
30-60 days $0 $182
60-90 days $0 $182
90+ days $0 $181

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Atlanta

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Des Moines to Atlanta is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$233 $181 $242 $251 $253 $182 $320

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to Atlanta 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 Des Moines to Atlanta flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Des Moines Atlanta United 9/30/16 10/9/16 1 $604
October Des Moines Atlanta American 10/18/16 10/19/16 1 $181
November Des Moines Atlanta American 11/8/16 11/15/16 1 $182
December Des Moines Atlanta American 12/6/16 12/10/16 1 $182
January Des Moines Atlanta United 1/4/17 1/10/17 1 $253
February Des Moines Atlanta American 2/11/17 2/15/17 1 $181
March Des Moines Atlanta United 3/9/17 3/18/17 1 $402
April Des Moines Atlanta United 4/23/17 4/29/17 1 $367

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to Atlanta

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$711
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$711 $342
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$342 $264
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$264 $322
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$322 $320
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$320

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to Atlanta

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 Des Moines to Atlanta is $183.

The average price for direct flights from Des Moines to Atlanta is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Des Moines to Atlanta - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 06:00 17:10

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

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 Des Moines to Atlanta. 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 Des Moines to Atlanta is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Atlanta is $183.

Des Moines to Atlanta Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Des Moines to Atlanta?
Answer: The average Des Moines to Atlanta flight time is 2 hours and 9 minutes.
Question: How far is Atlanta from Des Moines?
Answer: The distance from Des Moines to Atlanta is 742 miles (1,194 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Des Moines to Atlanta?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Des Moines to Atlanta.
Question: What are the most popular Des Moines airlines for direct flights from Des Moines to Atlanta?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Des Moines and Atlanta.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Des Moines to Atlanta?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to Atlanta Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:16 AMNumber of routes searched: 76Number of itineraries searched: 29,584

Wondering which airlines fly out of Des Moines to Atlanta? We've gathered the average price of Des Moines airlines with flights to Atlanta. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Des Moines to Atlanta
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American ORD
American CLT
Delta -
Delta MSP
Delta DTW
American DCA
United DEN
United IAH
United EWR
American PHX
Delta LGA
Delta SLC

Des Moines to Atlanta Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and Atlanta. 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 Domestic Flights from Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Des Moines to Chicago American, Delta, United $223
Flights from Des Moines to Charlotte American, Delta $283
Flights from Des Moines to Orlando American, Delta, Frontier, United $137
Flights from Des Moines to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Delta $249

Cheap Domestic Flights to Atlanta - ATL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to Atlanta Delta, Frontier $102
Flights from Omaha to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $306
Flights from Moline to Atlanta Delta, United $280
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Atlanta Delta, United $303
Flights from Rochester to Atlanta Delta Check Dates
Flights from Lincoln to Atlanta Delta, United $327
Flights from Sioux City to AtlantaCheck Dates
Flights from Waterloo to Atlanta American $475
Flights from Dubuque to Atlanta American $276
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago Delta Check Dates
Flights from Omaha to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $163
Flights from Kansas City to New York American, Delta, Spirit $184
Flights from Kansas City to Charlotte American, Alaska, Delta, United $280
Flights from Kansas City to Orlando Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $91
Flights from Omaha to Dallas - Ft Worth American $186
Flights from Kansas City to Dallas - Ft Worth American $191
Flights from Kansas City to Nashville American, Delta, United $189
Flights from Omaha to Charlotte American, Delta, United $279
Flights from Omaha to Orlando American, Delta, Frontier, United $112
Flights from Kansas City to Washington American, Alaska, Delta, United $187
Flights from Kansas City to Chattanooga American, Delta $151
Flights from Omaha to Nashville American, Delta, United $278
Flights from Kansas City to Knoxville American, Delta, United $301
Flights from Kansas City to Birmingham Delta, United $214
Flights from Kansas City to Greenville American, Delta, United $280
Flights from Kansas City to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $198
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Atlanta