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Flights from Des Moines to Buffalo, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:29 -04:00

Des Moines to Buffalo Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:29 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Buffalo. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Des Moines to Buffalo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DSMBUF
Thu 10/27
1 stop
BUFDSM
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$321
Select
American
DSMBUF
Wed 11/2
1 stop
BUFDSM
Thu 11/10
1 stop
$321
Select
United
DSMBUF
Fri 11/4
1 stop
BUFDSM
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$321
Select

How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to Buffalo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Buffalo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $399.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Buffalo?

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 Buffalo 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 Buffalo?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $469
7-14 days $0 $416
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $321
30-60 days $0 $321
60-90 days $0 $436
90+ days $0 $527

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Buffalo

We've examined 25,112,504,041 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 Buffalo is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$436 $321 $321 $321 $416 $575

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to Buffalo 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 Buffalo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Des Moines Buffalo American 10/27/16 10/29/16 1 $321
November Des Moines Buffalo American 11/2/16 11/10/16 1 $321
December Des Moines Buffalo United 12/20/16 1/3/17 1 $436
June Des Moines Buffalo United 6/29/17 7/4/17 2 $527

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to Buffalo

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$403
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$403

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to Buffalo

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 Buffalo is $438.

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

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

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 Buffalo. 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 Buffalo is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Buffalo is $401.

Des Moines to Buffalo Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Des Moines to Buffalo?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to Buffalo Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:29 -04:00Number of routes searched: 50Number of itineraries searched: 3,393

Wondering which airlines fly out of Des Moines to Buffalo? We've gathered the average price of Des Moines airlines with flights to Buffalo. 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 Buffalo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
American DCA
American ORD
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta LGA
Delta MSP
United DEN
United EWR
United ORD
American CLT / BOS
American CLT / DCA
Delta ATL / DTW
United DEN / EWR
United DEN / IAD

Des Moines to Buffalo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and Buffalo. 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 New York American, Delta, United $244
Flights from Des Moines to Washington American, Delta, United $189
Flights from Des Moines to Detroit American, Delta $300
Flights from Des Moines to Baltimore American, Delta, United $206
Flights from Des Moines to Pittsburgh American, Delta, United $314

Cheap International Flights from Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Des Moines to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, United $309

Cheap Domestic Flights to Buffalo - BUF

Cheap International Flights to Buffalo - BUF

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $397
Flights from Omaha to Toronto American, Delta, United $320
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto American, Delta, United $302
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Buffalo