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Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Washington, DC, United States - DSM to WAS Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:04 AM

Popular flights from Des Moines to Washington Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:04 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
DSMWAS
Thu 8/25
nonstop
WASDSM
Mon 8/29
nonstop
$223
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American
DSMWAS
Mon 8/29
nonstop
WASDSM
Sun 9/4
nonstop
$223
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American
DSMWAS
Thu 9/1
nonstop
WASDSM
Sun 9/4
nonstop
$223
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American
DSMWAS
Thu 9/8
nonstop
WASDSM
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$223
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American
DSMWAS
Thu 9/15
nonstop
WASDSM
Sat 9/17
nonstop
$223
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United
DSMWAS
Sat 9/3
1 stop
WASDSM
Tue 9/6
1 stop
$235
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Des Moines to Washington (DSM to WAS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $231.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Des Moines to Washington (DSM to WAS)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $696 $523
7-14 days $581 $276
14-21 days $241 $248
21-30 days $223 $230
30-60 days $223 $230
60-90 days $223 $231
90+ days $223 $230

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to Washington

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$223 $223 $240 $223 $241 $223 $241

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Des Moines to Washington

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Des Moines Washington United 7/28/16 8/2/16 1 $698
August Des Moines Washington American 8/25/16 8/29/16 0 $223
September Des Moines Washington American 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 $223
October Des Moines Washington American 10/4/16 10/6/16 0 $223
November Des Moines Washington American 11/9/16 11/12/16 0 $223
December Des Moines Washington United 12/31/16 1/4/17 1 $276
January Des Moines Washington American 1/31/17 2/3/17 0 $241
March Des Moines Washington American 3/30/17 4/2/17 1 $276

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

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 Washington.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$804
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$804 $696
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$696 $420
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$420 $241
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$241 $223
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$223

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Des Moines to Washington (DSM to WAS)

Your Des Moines to Washington 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 Washington is $232.

The average price for non-stop flights from Des Moines to Washington is $223.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Des Moines to Washington
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 06:00 06:00

Des Moines to Washington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Des Moines to Washington?
Answer: The average Des Moines to Washington flight time is 2 hours and 22 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Des Moines and Washington?
Answer: The distance from Des Moines to Washington is 894 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Des Moines to Washington?
Answer: There are 6 direct flights from Des Moines to Washington.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Des Moines to Washington?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Des Moines and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Des Moines to Washington?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Des Moines and Washington, 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 Baltimore American, United $237
Des Moines to New York American, United $255
Des Moines to Chicago American, United $139
Des Moines to Philadelphia American, United $313

Cheap Domestic Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kansas City to Washington American, Alaska, United $223
Omaha to Washington American, United $202
Moline to Washington American, United $220
Cedar Rapids to Washington American, United $238
Lincoln to Washington American, United $311
Rochester to Washington American $316
Dubuque to Washington American $290
Sioux City to Washington American $304
Waterloo to Washington American $265
Kansas City to Baltimore American, Alaska, United $223
Omaha to Baltimore American, United $348
Kansas City to New York American, Alaska, Spirit, United $175
Moline to Baltimore American, United $220
Cedar Rapids to Baltimore American, United $238
Lincoln to Baltimore United $441
Rochester to Baltimore American $321
Kansas City to Philadelphia American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $127
Omaha to New York American, Alaska, United $322
Kansas City to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $97
Kansas City to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $117
Omaha to Chicago American, United $206
Omaha to Philadelphia American, United $348
Omaha to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $333
Kansas City to Newark American, Alaska, United $181
Kansas City to Harrisburg American, Alaska, United $331
Omaha to Richmond American, Alaska, United $312
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Washington, DC, United States, from $223 Round trip from DSM to WAS