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Flights from Des Moines to Seattle, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:29 -04:00

Des Moines to Seattle Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:29 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Seattle. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Des Moines to Seattle flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DSMSEA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SEADSM
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$248
Select
United
DSMSEA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SEADSM
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$248
Select
United
DSMSEA
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SEADSM
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$248
Select
United
DSMSEA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SEADSM
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$248
Select

How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to Seattle?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Seattle, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $252.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Seattle?

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 Seattle 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 Seattle?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $370
7-14 days $0 $342
14-21 days $0 $248
21-30 days $0 $248
30-60 days $0 $248
60-90 days $0 $251
90+ days $0 $251

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Seattle

We've examined 25,112,504,041 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 Seattle is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$254 $251 $248 $254 $254 $248 $254

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to Seattle by Month

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 Seattle flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Des Moines Seattle United 10/22/16 10/29/16 1 $248
November Des Moines Seattle American 11/9/16 11/16/16 1 $248
December Des Moines Seattle American 12/2/16 12/5/16 1 $254
January Des Moines Seattle United 1/7/17 1/14/17 1 $251
February Des Moines Seattle United 2/2/17 2/6/17 1 $254
March Des Moines Seattle United 3/28/17 4/5/17 1 $254
April Des Moines Seattle United 4/17/17 4/25/17 1 $274
May Des Moines Seattle American 5/23/17 5/31/17 1 $254

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to Seattle

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Des Moines to Seattle. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$370
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$370 $342
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$342 $254
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$254 $254
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$254 $254
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$254

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to Seattle

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 Seattle is $310.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Des Moines to Seattle

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 Seattle. 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 Seattle is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to Seattle is $301.

Des Moines to Seattle 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 Seattle?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to Seattle Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:29 -04:00Number of routes searched: 94Number of itineraries searched: 63,542

Wondering which airlines fly out of Des Moines to Seattle? We've gathered the average price of Des Moines airlines with flights to Seattle. 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 Seattle
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
American DFW
American ORD
American PHX
American SJC
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Delta SLC
Frontier DEN
United DEN
United EWR
United IAH
United ORD
Delta ATL / LAX
United DEN / EWR

Des Moines to Seattle Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and Seattle. 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

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Des Moines to Portland American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $254

Cheap International Flights from Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Des Moines to Vancouver American, Alaska, Delta, United $335

Cheap Domestic Flights to Seattle - SEA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $237
Flights from Omaha to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, United $226
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Seattle American, Delta, United $324
Flights from Moline to Seattle American, Delta, United $304
Flights from Lincoln to Seattle Delta, United $326
Flights from Rochester to Seattle American, Delta $372
Flights from Dubuque to Seattle American $331
Flights from Sioux City to Seattle American Check Dates
Flights from Kansas City to Portland American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $217
Flights from Omaha to Portland American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $212
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Portland American, Delta, Frontier, United $344
Flights from Kansas City to Bellingham Alaska, Delta $338
Flights from Moline to Portland American, Delta, United $364
Flights from Kansas City to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, Spirit $81
Flights from Kansas City to Chicago Delta Check Dates
Flights from Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $197
Flights from Omaha to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $279
Flights from Lincoln to Portland Delta, United $334
Flights from Kansas City to Denver Frontier $87
Flights from Omaha to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, United $163
Flights from Dubuque to Portland American $722
Flights from Omaha to Denver Delta, Frontier, United $72

Cheap International Flights to Seattle - SEA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to Vancouver American, Delta, United $338
Flights from Omaha to Vancouver American, Alaska, Delta, United $379
Flights from Kansas City to Victoria American, Air Canada, Alaska, Delta, United $2,626
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Vancouver American, Delta, United $343
Flights from Moline to Vancouver American, Delta, United $414
Flights from Rochester to Vancouver American, Delta Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Seattle