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Flights from Des Moines to Columbus, United States

TIPSave $339 by flying into Detroit instead of Columbus, Ohio from Des Moines

Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio Last modified: Mar 28, 2017 1:20 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,536,692,335 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Columbus, Ohio. United frequently offer the best deals to Columbus, Ohio flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
DSMCMH
Wed 5/24
1 stop
CMHDSM
Sat 5/27
1 stop
$286

How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio? 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 Columbus, Ohio, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $308.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio?

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 Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio 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 Columbus, Ohio? 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 Columbus, Ohio.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $704
7-14 days $0 $376
14-21 days $0 $296
21-30 days $0 $346
30-60 days $0 $286
60-90 days $0 $306
90+ days $0 $320

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

We've examined 29,550,665,744 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 Columbus, Ohio is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$306$320$286$291$334  

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio 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 Columbus, Ohio flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Des Moines Columbus, Ohio United 3/31/17 4/2/17 1 $704
April Des Moines Columbus, Ohio United 4/13/17 4/18/17 1 $296
May Des Moines Columbus, Ohio United 5/24/17 5/27/17 1 $286
June Des Moines Columbus, Ohio United 6/5/17 6/8/17 1 $306
July Des Moines Columbus, Ohio United 7/16/17 7/21/17 1 $389
September Des Moines Columbus, Ohio United 9/14/17 9/17/17 1 $320

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio 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 Columbus, Ohio. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$704
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$704
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$296
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$296 $349
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$349

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio 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 Columbus, Ohio is $319.

The average price for direct flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio 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 Columbus, Ohio. 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 Columbus, Ohio is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio is $383.

Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio 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 Columbus, Ohio?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to Columbus, Ohio Last modified: Mar 28, 2017 1:20 -04:00Number of routes searched: 55Number of itineraries searched: 3,785

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

Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and Columbus, Ohio. 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: Mar 28, 2017 1:20 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Columbus, Ohio