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Flights from Houston to Des Moines, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:34 AM

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Houston to Des Moines Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:34 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Houston to Des Moines. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Houston to Des Moines flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
HOUDSM
Sun 10/30
1 stop
DSMHOU
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$296
Select
United
HOUDSM
Sun 10/30
1 stop
DSMHOU
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$342
Select
United
HOUDSM
Fri 11/11
1 stop
DSMHOU
Sun 11/13
1 stop
$342
Select
United
HOUDSM
Fri 11/18
1 stop
DSMHOU
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$342
Select

How Much is a Flight from Houston to Des Moines?

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

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Houston to Des Moines?

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 Houston to Des Moines 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 Houston to Des Moines?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $653
7-14 days $0 $469
14-21 days $579 $385
21-30 days $465 $342
30-60 days $405 $296
60-90 days $407 $358
90+ days $465 $378

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Des Moines

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Houston to Des Moines is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$406 $406 $342 $340 $342 $358 $296

Compare Flight Prices from Houston to Des Moines 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 Houston to Des Moines flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Houston Des Moines American 10/30/16 11/5/16 1 $296
November Houston Des Moines American 11/3/16 11/7/16 1 $340
December Houston Des Moines United 12/24/16 12/27/16 1 $358
May Houston Des Moines American 5/13/17 5/17/17 1 $378

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Des Moines

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Houston to Des Moines. 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
$529
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$529 $385
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$385 $342
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$342
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$340
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$340

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston to Des Moines

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 Houston to Des Moines is $353.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Des Moines is $435.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Houston to Des Moines - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 15:18 19:25

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

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 Houston to Des Moines. 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 Houston to Des Moines is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Des Moines is $353.

Houston to Des Moines Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Houston to Des Moines?
Answer: The average Houston to Des Moines flight time is 2 hours and 22 minutes.
Question: How far is Des Moines from Houston?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Des Moines is 803 miles (1,292 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Des Moines?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from Houston to Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular Houston airlines for direct flights from Houston to Des Moines?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to Des Moines?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Houston flying to Des Moines Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:34 AMNumber of routes searched: 80Number of itineraries searched: 31,788

Wondering which airlines fly out of Houston to Des Moines? We've gathered the average price of Houston airlines with flights to Des Moines. 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.

Houston to Des Moines
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
Delta ATL
American CLT
American ORD
Delta MSP
Delta DTW
United -
American PHX
Delta LGA
Delta SLC
Frontier DEN
United EWR

Houston to Des Moines Airports

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

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Houston to Chicago American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $75
Flights from Houston to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $202
Flights from Houston to Atlanta Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Houston to Dallas - Ft Worth American, United $168
Flights from Houston to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $87
Flights from Houston to Omaha Delta, United $209
Flights from Houston to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $87
Flights from Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to Kansas City American $182
Flights from Houston to Cedar Rapids American, Alaska, Delta, United $282
Flights from Houston to St Louis American, Delta, United $301
Flights from Houston to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Houston to Detroit American, Delta, Spirit $150
Flights from Houston to Washington American, JetBlue, Delta, United $167
Flights from Houston to Moline American, Delta, United $244
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee American, Delta, United $330

Cheap Domestic Flights to Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Austin to Des Moines American, Delta, United $279
Flights from San Antonio to Des Moines American, Delta, United $204
Flights from Corpus Christi to Des Moines American, United $194
Flights from Austin to Chicago American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $87
Flights from San Antonio to Chicago American, Delta, United $287
Flights from Austin to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $193
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas - Ft Worth American $147
Flights from Austin to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Frontier, United $269
Flights from Austin to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, United $149
Flights from San Antonio to Atlanta American, Delta, Frontier, United $127
Flights from Austin to Omaha American, Delta, United $296
Flights from Austin to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska $153
Flights from San Antonio to Omaha American, Delta, United $307
Flights from Austin to Kansas City American $280
Cheap Flights from Houston to Des Moines