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Flights from Des Moines to Columbia, United States Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 15:54 -05:00

Des Moines to Columbia Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 15:54 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,742,875,190 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Columbia. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Des Moines to Columbia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DSMCAE
Wed 12/21
2 stops
CAEDSM
Thu 12/29
2 stops
$328
United
DSMCAE
Wed 2/8
2 stops
CAEDSM
Fri 2/10
2 stops
$334

How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to Columbia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Columbia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $341.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Columbia?

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 Columbia 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 Columbia? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $328
21-30 days $0 $395
30-60 days $0 $353
60-90 days $0 $332
90+ days $0 $377

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 28,750,906,812 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 Columbia is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$328 $353

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to Columbia by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Columbia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Des Moines Columbia American 12/21/16 12/29/16 2 $328
January Des Moines Columbia United 1/5/17 1/12/17 2 $395
February Des Moines Columbia American 2/8/17 2/10/17 1 $332
March Des Moines Columbia American 3/30/17 4/3/17 2 $377

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Des Moines to Columbia. 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 31
$495
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$495

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Columbia is $366.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Des Moines to Columbia Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Columbia. 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 Columbia is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Columbia is $358.

Des Moines to Columbia 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 Columbia?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to Columbia Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 15:54 -05:00Number of routes searched: 36Number of itineraries searched: 1,188

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

Des Moines to Columbia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and Columbia. 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 Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 15:54 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Columbia