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Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Phoenix, AZ, United States - DSM to PHX Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 6:57 AM

Popular flights from Des Moines to Phoenix Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 6:57 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
DSMPHX
Tue 7/12
nonstop
PHXDSM
Tue 7/19
nonstop
$219
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American
DSMPHX
Wed 8/17
nonstop
PHXDSM
Wed 8/24
nonstop
$219
Select
American
DSMPHX
Wed 8/17
nonstop
PHXDSM
Sun 8/21
nonstop
$219
Select
American
DSMPHX
Sat 8/20
nonstop
PHXDSM
Wed 9/7
nonstop
$219
Select
American
DSMPHX
Tue 8/23
nonstop
PHXDSM
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$219
Select
United
DSMPHX
Wed 8/17
1 stop
PHXDSM
Wed 8/24
1 stop
$236
Select
United
DSMPHX
Wed 8/17
1 stop
PHXDSM
Sun 8/21
1 stop
$236
Select
United
DSMPHX
Thu 8/18
1 stop
PHXDSM
Sun 8/21
1 stop
$236
Select
United
DSMPHX
Sat 8/20
1 stop
PHXDSM
Wed 9/7
1 stop
$236
Select
United
DSMPHX
Tue 8/23
1 stop
PHXDSM
Tue 8/30
1 stop
$236
Select
Frontier
DSMPHX
Fri 7/15
1 stop
PHXDSM
Tue 7/19
1 stop
$331
Select
Frontier
DSMPHX
Fri 7/15
1 stop
PHXDSM
Mon 7/18
1 stop
$331
Select
Alaska
DSMPHX
Wed 8/17
2 stops
PHXDSM
Sun 8/21
2 stops
$1,315
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Des Moines to Phoenix (DSM to PHX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Phoenix, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $222.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Des Moines to Phoenix (DSM to PHX)?

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

How far in advance should you book flights from Des Moines to Phoenix

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Des Moines to Phoenix should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $219 $281
14-21 days $259 $267
21-30 days $259 $267
30-60 days $219 $227
60-90 days $219 $227
90+ days $219 $227

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Phoenix

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$219 $219 $219 $219 $219 $219 $236

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Des Moines to Phoenix

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Des Moines Phoenix American 7/12/16 7/19/16 0 $219
August Des Moines Phoenix American 8/17/16 8/21/16 0 $219
September Des Moines Phoenix American 9/2/16 9/6/16 0 $219
October Des Moines Phoenix American 10/29/16 11/2/16 1 $227
November Des Moines Phoenix American 11/8/16 11/12/16 0 $219
December Des Moines Phoenix American 12/21/16 12/30/16 0 $292
January Des Moines Phoenix United 1/5/17 1/12/17 1 $236
February Des Moines Phoenix American 2/7/17 2/23/17 0 $219

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Des Moines to Phoenix

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Des Moines to Phoenix.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$321
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$321 $312
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$312

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Des Moines to Phoenix (DSM to PHX)

Your Des Moines to Phoenix 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 Phoenix is $537.

The average price for non-stop flights from Des Moines to Phoenix is $219.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Des Moines to Phoenix
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:55 18:00
Allegiant 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 13:10 13:10

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Des Moines to Phoenix (DSM to PHX)

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 Phoenix. 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 Phoenix is $191.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Phoenix is $535.

Des Moines to Phoenix Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Des Moines to Phoenix?
Answer: The average Des Moines to Phoenix flight time is 3 hours and 3 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Des Moines and Phoenix?
Answer: The distance from Des Moines to Phoenix is 1135 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Des Moines to Phoenix?
Answer: There are 16 direct flights from Des Moines to Phoenix.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Des Moines to Phoenix?
Answer: American Airlines provides 87% of the non-stop flights between Des Moines and Phoenix.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Des Moines and Phoenix, 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 Las Vegas American, United $274
Des Moines to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $301
Des Moines to Tucson American, Alaska, United $284
Des Moines to Denver Frontier, United $177

Cheap Domestic Flights to Phoenix - PHX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kansas City to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $281
Omaha to Phoenix American, Frontier, United $252
Cedar Rapids to Phoenix American, Frontier, United $334
Moline to Phoenix American, United $244
Rochester to Phoenix American $398
Lincoln to Phoenix Alaska, United $379
Dubuque to Phoenix American $315
Waterloo to Phoenix American $635
Sioux City to Phoenix American $393
Kansas City to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Omaha to Las Vegas American, Frontier, United $269
Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $248
Cedar Rapids to Las Vegas American, United $350
Kansas City to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United $177
Kansas City to Denver Frontier, United $107
Moline to Las Vegas American, Alaska, United $304
Kansas City to Tucson American, Alaska, United $366
Omaha to Tucson American, Alaska, United $417
Rochester to Las Vegas American $314
Omaha to Denver American, Frontier, United $92
Omaha to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $181
Cedar Rapids to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $284
Kansas City to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $185
Omaha to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, United $297
Kansas City to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $79
Lincoln to Las Vegas Alaska, United $415
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Phoenix, AZ, United States, from $219 Round trip from DSM to PHX