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Flights from St Louis to Des Moines, United States Last modified: Jan 24, 2017 3:06 -05:00

St Louis to Des Moines Last modified: Jan 24, 2017 3:06 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,194,062,998 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Des Moines. American & United frequently offer the best deals to Des Moines flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
STLDSM
Tue 3/21
1 stop
DSMSTL
Sun 3/26
1 stop
$175
United
STLDSM
Thu 4/13
1 stop
DSMSTL
Sun 4/16
1 stop
$175

How Much is a Flight from St Louis to Des Moines? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from St Louis to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $193.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from St Louis 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from St Louis 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 St Louis to Des Moines? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $305
14-21 days $0 $182
21-30 days $0 $176
30-60 days $0 $175
60-90 days $0 $175
90+ days $0 $182

Cheapest Day To Fly from St Louis to Des Moines Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,202,695,412 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from St Louis to Des Moines is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$182 $175 $245 $175 $188

Compare Flight Prices from St Louis to Des Moines by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 St Louis to Des Moines flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February St Louis Des Moines United 2/23/17 3/2/17 1 $176
March St Louis Des Moines American 3/21/17 3/26/17 1 $175
April St Louis Des Moines American 4/13/17 4/16/17 1 $175
May St Louis Des Moines United 5/19/17 5/21/17 1 $182
June St Louis Des Moines American 6/16/17 6/18/17 1 $242
July St Louis Des Moines United 7/7/17 7/9/17 1 $272
August St Louis Des Moines American 8/4/17 8/6/17 1 $242

Cheap Last Minute Flights from St Louis to Des Moines Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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$188
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$188

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from St Louis to Des Moines Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 St Louis to Des Moines is $210.

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

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

Weekly Direct Flights from St Louis to Des Moines - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 09:40 21:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from St Louis to Des Moines Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 St Louis 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 St Louis to Des Moines is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from St Louis to Des Moines is $209.

St Louis to Des Moines Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from St Louis to Des Moines?
Answer: The average St Louis to Des Moines flight time is an hour and 9 minutes.
Question: How far is Des Moines from St Louis?
Answer: The distance from St Louis to Des Moines is 259 miles (416 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from St Louis to Des Moines?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from St Louis to Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular St Louis airlines for direct flights from St Louis to Des Moines?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between St Louis and Des Moines.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from St Louis to Des Moines?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in St Louis flying to Des Moines Last modified: Jan 24, 2017 3:06 -05:00Number of routes searched: 32Number of itineraries searched: 4,646

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

St Louis to Des Moines
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
American DCA
American DFW
American ORD
American PHX
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines LGA
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines SLC
United DEN
United EWR
United IAH
United ORD
United DEN / ORD

St Louis to Des Moines Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in St Louis 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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