Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get from DTW to DSM as quickly as possible?
Answer : Delta Air Lines can get you there in two hours and four minutes. For example, if you were to leave Detroit at 7:56 PM EDT, you would arrive in Des Moines at 9:00 PM CDT (remember, there is a one-hour time change).
Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : For the month of August, Friday is your cheapest day to fly. Being flexible with your travel days garners even more savings during booking.
Question : Which airline has been the most dependable in getting passengers to their destination on time?
Answer : NetJets Aviation will have you to DSM on schedule 100% of the time. Don't spend more time waiting in an airport than you have to and stick with NetJets Aviation on this route. Hopefully they keep that perfect record alive.
Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : The Detroit to Des Moines route has an 84% on-time rate, ranking in the 65th percentile worldwide in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. When a flight is late, it's a 24-minute delay on average.
Question : How many days should you spend in Des Moines?
Answer : Passengers from DTW to DSM stay three days on average.
Question : What price range should you expect when booking from Detroit (DTW) to Des Moines (DSM)?
Answer : Prices for this trip tend to fluctuate less than other flights in the United States. They can vary from $226 to $547. The further out you book a route, the more likely you are to save.
Question : If you’re booking DTW to DSM, how many different options of departure times do you have?
Answer : Each day is different, but on average, you can expect to see three available departure times. The average route departing the United States currently has five different flight times per day, so expect fewer choices than you're used to.