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Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Detroit

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Des Moines to Detroit route information

Origin Airport Des Moines Intl.
Destination Airport Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Airlines Serving American Airlines, Delta, United
Flight Price $219
Distance 531 mi

Toledo

$236.00

Cheap DSM to DTW Flights

  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from Des Moines to Detroit is on Wednesday. If you are trying to save a little money on your next business trip look for flights on Wednesday.
  • How long is the flight from DSM to DTW?

    If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Delta Air Lines), you will be able to leave DSM at 6:30 AM CST and get to DTW at 9:15 AM EST (one hour and 45 minutes). Remember, there is a time change of one hour.
  • What is the cheapest airline flying from Des Moines to Detroit?

    United Airlines is offering the best deal at $144. Better snatch up that deal quickly because prices range all the way up to $838 over the next three months.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Des Moines to Detroit?

    Booking with NetJets Aviation means you will arrive to Detroit around the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 100% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin.
  • How many flights are there per day from Des Moines to Detroit?

    Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are four. Compared to the average route departing US with five flight times, you'll have fewer options.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Detroit (DTW) from Des Moines (DSM)?

    Cost can range from $144 to $838, prices for DSM to DTW fluctuate less than the majority of routes in US. The further out you book, the more likely you are to save on your trip.
  • How much time do people spend in Detroit?

    The average time spent hanging out in Detroit by passengers from Des Moines is six days.

Des Moines to Detroit Flights

Whether you’re looking for a grand adventure or just want to get away for a last-minute break, flights from Des Moines to Detroit offer the perfect respite. Not only does exploring Detroit provide the chance to make some magical memories, dip into delectable dishes, and tour the local landmarks, but the cheap airfare means you won’t bust your budget. So no matter whether your ideal itinerary involves flying one way, non-stop, or round trip, you’re bound to find flights that match your schedule on Expedia, and at prices that won’t shock your wallet.

Bagging a cheap flight from Des Moines to Detroit may mean more dollars to spend on for one-of-a-kind souvenirs when you arrive, but it doesn’t mean you have to skimp on your travel experience, as Expedia offers a sizzling selection of cheap airlines that’ll put you in your happy place on their planes, whether that’s getting lost in a hair-raising airport thriller, dreaming on the passing landscape over a glass of bubbly, or jotting down your vacation bucket list at 38,000 feet. There’s also bound to be plenty of opportunities to snap a few photos of the high life that will make your friends green with envy. After all, enjoying the journey is part of the fun.

With so many affordable flights and so many wonderful adventures awaiting you, there’s no reason to put off booking a fantastic flight from DSM to DTW today. So don’t leave it to the last minute to make your dream trip a reality: pack your bags with your go-to travel accessories, put together your list of must-see attractions and can’t-miss activities, and get ready to broaden your horizons – with Expedia, the wonders of Detroit are only a plane trip away. Book your travel arrangements with us today!

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