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Flights from Seattle to Des Moines, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

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Seattle to Des Moines Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Seattle to Des Moines. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Seattle to Des Moines flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
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Tue 10/11
1 stop
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Tue 10/18
1 stop
$254
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American
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Tue 10/11
1 stop
DSMSEA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
$254
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American
SEADSM
Tue 10/11
1 stop
DSMSEA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$254
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American
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Wed 10/12
1 stop
DSMSEA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
$254
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American
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Mon 10/31
1 stop
DSMSEA
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$254
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United
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Tue 10/11
1 stop
DSMSEA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
$254
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United
SEADSM
Tue 10/11
1 stop
DSMSEA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$254
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United
SEADSM
Tue 10/11
1 stop
DSMSEA
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$254
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United
SEADSM
Wed 10/12
1 stop
DSMSEA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
$254
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United
SEADSM
Mon 10/24
1 stop
DSMSEA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$254
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Frontier
SEADSM
Sat 10/29
1 stop
DSMSEA
Sun 11/6
1 stop
$354
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Alaska
SEADSM
Thu 11/17
1 stop
DSMSEA
Thu 12/1
1 stop
$376
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How Much is a Flight from Seattle to Des Moines?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Seattle to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $271.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Des Moines?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $508
7-14 days $0 $312
14-21 days $0 $254
21-30 days $0 $254
30-60 days $0 $254
60-90 days $0 $254
90+ days $0 $254

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seattle to Des Moines

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Seattle to Des Moines is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$254 $254 $254 $254 $312 $254 $312

Compare Flight Prices from Seattle 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 Seattle to Des Moines flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Seattle Des Moines American 9/29/16 10/2/16 1 $508
October Seattle Des Moines American 10/11/16 10/18/16 1 $254
November Seattle Des Moines United 11/3/16 11/7/16 1 $254
December Seattle Des Moines American 12/6/16 12/15/16 1 $254
January Seattle Des Moines American 1/31/17 2/6/17 1 $254
February Seattle Des Moines United 2/13/17 2/21/17 1 $254
March Seattle Des Moines United 3/12/17 3/16/17 1 $412
May Seattle Des Moines Alaska 5/13/17 5/27/17 2 $380

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Seattle to Des Moines

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$508
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$508 $312
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$312 $389
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$389 $659
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$659 $288
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$288

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle to Des Moines is $319.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Des Moines is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Seattle to Des Moines is $319.

Seattle 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 Seattle to Des Moines?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Seattle flying to Des Moines Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AMNumber of routes searched: 111Number of itineraries searched: 43,382

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

Seattle to Des Moines
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American PHX
American ORD
Delta SLC
Delta MSP
American PHX / ORD
Delta DTW
Delta ATL
American LAX / ORD
Frontier DEN
United IAH
Delta LAX / MSP
United SFO / DEN
United EWR
United IAH / ORD
United DEN / IAH

Seattle to Des Moines Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Seattle 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 Seattle - SEA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Seattle to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from Seattle to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $194
Flights from Seattle to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $274
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country $254
Flights from Seattle to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $266
Flights from Seattle to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $227
Flights from Seattle to Omaha American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $212
Flights from Seattle to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Seattle to St Louis American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $237
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $324
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $111
Flights from Seattle to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, Virgin America $96
Flights from Seattle to Detroit American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $297
Flights from Seattle to Milwaukee American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $284

Cheap Domestic Flights to Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Portland to Des Moines American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $284
Flights from Bellingham to Des Moines American, Alaska, Delta Check Dates
Flights from Pasco to Des Moines American, Alaska, Delta, United $454
Flights from Yakima to Des MoinesCheck Dates
Flights from Portland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $137
Flights from Portland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $203
Flights from Portland to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United $212
Flights from Portland to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $312
Flights from Portland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $298
Flights from Portland to Omaha American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $212
Flights from Portland to Kansas City American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $235
Flights from Portland to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $344

Cheap International Flights to Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Vancouver to Des Moines American, Air Canada, Delta, United $285
Flights from Vancouver to Chicago American, Air Canada, Alaska, Delta, United, WestJet $336
Flights from Vancouver to New York American, Air Canada, Alaska, Cathay, Delta, United, WestJet $358
Cheap Flights from Seattle to Des Moines