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Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles, CA, United States - DSM to LAX Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 1:02 AM

Popular flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 1:02 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
DSMLAX
Tue 10/4
1 stop
LAXDSM
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$329
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United
DSMLAX
Tue 8/23
1 stop
LAXDSM
Tue 8/30
1 stop
$334
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United
DSMLAX
Tue 9/13
1 stop
LAXDSM
Mon 9/19
1 stop
$334
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United
DSMLAX
Thu 10/13
1 stop
LAXDSM
Mon 10/17
1 stop
$334
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United
DSMLAX
Tue 10/18
1 stop
LAXDSM
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$334
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Alaska
DSMLAX
Fri 10/7
2 stops
LAXDSM
Wed 10/12
2 stops
$380
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Des Moines to Los Angeles (DSM to LAX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $356.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Des Moines to Los Angeles (DSM to LAX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Des Moines to Los Angeles 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Los Angeles

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$353 $334 $358 $357 $368 $368 $353

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Des Moines to Los Angeles

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Des Moines to Los Angeles.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Des Moines Los Angeles American 6/30/16 7/4/16 1 $692
July Des Moines Los Angeles American 7/27/16 8/2/16 1 $372
August Des Moines Los Angeles American 8/23/16 8/30/16 1 $334
September Des Moines Los Angeles American 9/13/16 9/19/16 1 $334
October Des Moines Los Angeles American 10/4/16 10/11/16 1 $329
November Des Moines Los Angeles American 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 $329
December Des Moines Los Angeles Alaska 12/6/16 12/10/16 2 $380
January Des Moines Los Angeles United 1/24/17 1/30/17 2 $391
TIPSave $76 by flying into San Diego instead of Los Angeles from Des Moines

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles (DSM to LAX)

Your Des Moines to Los Angeles 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 Des Moines to Los Angeles is $375.

The average price for non-stop flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles is $0.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Des Moines to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Allegiant 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 12:56 12:56

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles (DSM to LAX)

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 Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles is $181.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles is $375.

Des Moines to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Des Moines to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Des Moines to Los Angeles flight time is 3 hours and 33 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Des Moines and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Des Moines to Los Angeles is 1443 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 2 direct flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles?
Answer: Allegiant Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Des Moines and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Des Moines to Los Angeles?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines Flying from Des Moines to Los Angeles (DSM to LAX) Number of flights searched: 106Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 1:02 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Des Moines to Los Angeles 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 Des Moines to Los Angeles.

Des Moines to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X
Southwest STL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Des Moines and Los Angeles, 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 Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Des Moines to Burbank American, United $334
Des Moines to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $430
Des Moines to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $334
Des Moines to Ontario American, Alaska, United $334
Des Moines to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, United $334

Cheap Domestic Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $321
Kansas City to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United $177
Cedar Rapids to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $284
Moline to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $284
Lincoln to Los Angeles Alaska, United $313
Sioux City to Los Angeles American $502
Waterloo to Los Angeles American $375
Rochester to Los Angeles American $517
Dubuque to Los Angeles American $375
Kansas City to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $363
Omaha to Burbank American, Alaska, United $411
Kansas City to Burbank American, Alaska, United $392
Omaha to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $405
Omaha to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Frontier, United $347
Kansas City to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Frontier, United $214
Cedar Rapids to Burbank American, Alaska, United $532
Cedar Rapids to Long Beach American, United $455
Kansas City to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Omaha to Ontario American, United $353
Kansas City to Ontario American, Alaska, United $302
Cedar Rapids to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $370
Omaha to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, United $290
Omaha to Las Vegas American, Frontier, United $269
Moline to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $322
Kansas City to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, United $291
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles, CA, United States, from $329 Round trip from DSM to LAX