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Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Portland, OR, United States - DSM to PDX Last modified: May 26, 2016 1:00 PM

Popular flights from Des Moines to Portland Last modified: May 26, 2016 1:00 PM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 25, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 $449
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 13, 2016 Aug 20, 2016 $415
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $284
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 17, 2016 $306
Sep 19, 2016 Sep 27, 2016 $306

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Des Moines to Portland (DSM to PDX)?

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

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Des Moines to Portland (DSM to PDX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Des Moines to Portland 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 Portland

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$333 $435 $392 $373 $432 $394 $432

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Des Moines to Portland

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Des Moines Portland United 5/27/16 5/31/16 2 $676
June Des Moines Portland Alaska 6/25/16 6/28/16 2 $449
July Des Moines Portland United 7/27/16 8/4/16 1 $392
August Des Moines Portland Frontier 8/25/16 8/30/16 1 $284
September Des Moines Portland Frontier 9/22/16 9/25/16 1 $304
October Des Moines Portland United 10/3/16 10/14/16 1 $382
November Des Moines Portland United 11/3/16 11/7/16 1 $306
April Des Moines Portland United 4/18/17 4/19/17 2 $419

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Des Moines to Portland (DSM to PDX)

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 Portland. 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 Portland is $203.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Portland is $407.

Des Moines to Portland 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 Portland?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from Des Moines to Portland (DSM to PDX) Number of flights searched: 101Last modified: May 26, 2016 1:00 PM

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

Des Moines to Portland
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
Delta MSP / SEA X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United DEN X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Des Moines and Portland, 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 Seattle American, Alaska, United $304
Des Moines to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $306
Des Moines to Las Vegas American, United $332

Cheap Domestic Flights to Portland - PDX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kansas City to Portland American, Alaska, Frontier, United $257
Omaha to Portland American, Alaska, Frontier, United $239
Cedar Rapids to Portland American, Alaska, Frontier, United $374
Moline to Portland American, Alaska, United $421
Dubuque to Portland American $482
Kansas City to Seattle American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $284
Omaha to Seattle American, Alaska, Frontier, United $251
Cedar Rapids to Seattle American, Alaska, United $352
Moline to Seattle American, Alaska, United $362
Kansas City to Eugene American, Alaska, United $402
Lincoln to Seattle Alaska, United $386
Kansas City to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Omaha to Eugene American, Alaska, United $370
Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $346
Omaha to Las Vegas American, Frontier, United $240
Kansas City to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $77
Rochester to Seattle American $535
Dubuque to Seattle American $412
Kansas City to Denver Frontier, United $128
Kansas City to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $240
Omaha to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $240
Omaha to Chicago American, United $206
Omaha to Denver American, Frontier, United $114
Kansas City to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United $147
Kansas City to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $277
Kansas City to Redmond American, Alaska, United $466

Cheap International Flights to Portland - PDX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kansas City to Vancouver American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $340
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Portland, OR, United States, from $284 Round trip from DSM to PDX