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Cheap Flights from Portland to Des Moines, IA, United States - PDX to DSM Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:42 AM

Popular flights from Portland to Des Moines Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:42 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.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $574
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 13, 2016 Aug 16, 2016 $372
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 10, 2016 $284
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 10, 2016 $306

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Portland to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $405.

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

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

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$435 $344 $382 $432 $361 $372 $503
TIPSave $70 by flying into Kansas City instead of Des Moines from Portland

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

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 Portland 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 Portland to Des Moines is $217.

The average price for round trip flights from Portland to Des Moines is $428.

Portland to Des Moines Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Portland to Des Moines?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from Portland to Des Moines (PDX to DSM) Number of flights searched: 130Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:42 AM

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

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

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Portland and Des Moines, 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 Portland - PDX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Portland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $118
Portland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $147
Portland to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United $234
Portland to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $387
Portland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $273
Portland to Omaha American, Alaska, Frontier, United $239
Portland to Kansas City American, Alaska, Frontier, United $240
Portland to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $168
Portland to Cedar Rapids American, Alaska, Frontier, United $344
Portland to St Louis American, Alaska, United $274

Cheap Domestic Flights to Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Seattle to Des Moines American, Alaska, Frontier, Allegiant, United $304
Eugene to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $476
Redmond to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $400
Seattle to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $177
Seattle to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $235
Seattle to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $317
Seattle to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United $261
Seattle to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $327
Seattle to Kansas City American, Alaska, Spirit, United $284
Seattle to Omaha American, Alaska, Frontier, United $251
Seattle to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $153
Seattle to St Louis American, Alaska, Frontier, United $278
Seattle to Cedar Rapids American, Alaska, Frontier, United $332
Seattle to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United, Virgin America $99
Seattle to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $111
Seattle to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $314
Seattle to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Frontier, United $274
Seattle to Houston American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $261
Seattle to Madison American, Alaska, Frontier, United $412
Seattle to Moline American, Alaska, United $347
Cheap Flights from Portland to Des Moines, IA, United States, from $284 Round trip from PDX to DSM