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Columbus to Des Moines Flights

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Selected fares from Columbus to Des Moines

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CMH DSM Tue, Aug 19 - Fri, Aug 22 $394
CMH DSM Tue, Aug 19 - Fri, Aug 22 $394
CMH DSM Tue, Aug 19 - Fri, Aug 22 $394
CMH DSM Tue, Aug 19 - Fri, Aug 22 $625

Columbus and Des Moines airports and terminals

Airports in Columbus OH, US
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    Port Columbus Intl (CMH)

    Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles

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Airports in Des Moines IA, US
map of airports in Des Moines
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    Des Moines Airport (DSM)

    Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles

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Cheap flights from Columbus to Des Moines

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Featured Des Moines Airport Hotels

Hotel only $94

Quality Inn & Suites Airport

2 stars
3.1 / 5 28 reviews

5231 Fleur Dr. Map

The Quality Inn & Suites Airport is conveniently located across the street from the Des Moines International Airport and only minutes from Downtown Des Moines and the State Capital and Des Moines... More

Hotel only $74

Days Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport

2 stars
3.5 / 5 52 reviews

1901 Hackley Avenue Map

Stay 3, Save 20%

The Days Inn And Suites Des Moines-Airport is your ideal choice for Des Moines Iowa smoke-free hotels.... More

Hotel only $109

Hampton Inn Des Moines-Airport

3 stars
4.1 / 5 48 reviews

5001 Fleur Drive Map

get ready to take off...welcome to the Hampton Inn Des Moines-Airport.Here at the Hampton Inn® hotel at the Des Moines-Airport, we strive to make your life easier.... More

Hotel only $90

AmericInn Des Moines - Airport

1 star
3.0 / 5 6 reviews

1920 Hackley Ave Map

...Inn of Des Moines - Airport, IA is conveniently located on Hackley Ave.... More

Hotel only $51

Motel 6 Des Moines South - Airport

1 star
2.9 / 5 63 reviews

4817 Fleur Dr Map

The closest Motel 6 in Des Moines to the airport, just 3 minutes away.... More

Hotel only $139

Holiday Inn DES MOINES-AIRPORT/CONF CENTER

3 stars
4.0 / 5 18 reviews

6111 FLEUR DRIVE Map

Book a Room at Our Des Moines Airport Hotel Situated close to area treasures, such as Drake University, and adjacent to the Des Moines Airport, this hotel provides a prime location in the midst of... More

August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Columbus to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Aug 19 Columbus (CMH) Des Moines (DSM) United Airlines $394
Earn $3.94
Return Fri, Aug 22 Des Moines (DSM) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Columbus to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 3 Columbus (CMH) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines $700
Earn $7.00
Return Sun, Aug 10 Des Moines (DSM) Columbus (CMH) Delta Air Lines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Columbus to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 11 Columbus (CMH) Des Moines (DSM) United Airlines $342
Earn $3.42
Return Sun, Sep 14 Des Moines (DSM) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Columbus to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 11 Columbus (CMH) Des Moines (DSM) United Airlines $342
Earn $3.42
Return Sun, Sep 14 Des Moines (DSM) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines
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Find Cheap Flights from Columbus to Des Moines

Columbus Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Columbus, Ohio, for your next trip. Columbus is served by the Port Columbus International Airport, located at 4600 International Gateway. It is about six miles east of the city center. It has three terminals and 44 gates. Domestic and international flights are provided by over 20 airlines, including the American Eagle Network, United, American Airlines and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The Port Columbus Airport has three lots and a garage available for parking with complimentary shuttles. Fees are from $4 to $9 per day for long-term parking and $2 to $3 per hour for short-term parking. There is also bicycle parking and a cellphone lot.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. The fare from downtown Columbus to the airport is approximately $25. There are also daily shuttles from the downtown area. Columbus also has bus service. The fare is $2.00 one-way or $4.50 for an all-day pass. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

Columbus Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the Port Columbus International Airport, so you can grab a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. Er King, Cold Stone Creamery, Tim Hortons and many more ensure that there will be something that everyone likes. There are also shops, so you can purchase anything you forgot to pack. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Columbus is your best bet for finding bargain tickets.

Cheap Flights to Des Moines

If Iowa is your travel destination, you can get help planning your trip. Orbitz.com can find cheap flights to Des Moines at the click of a button. Des Moines International Airport is the main airport in this area and is located just three miles from downtown at 5800 Fleur Drive. Airlines flying out of the airport include Delta Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines, Allegiant Air and more. Simplify your travel planning, and let Orbitz.com find low-fare air tickets for you.

Airport Transportation Information

The airport offers a variety of transportation options to passengers. Travelers can choose from taxis, shuttle buses, limousines and rental cars to take them from the airport to their last destination. Transportation companies include C & C Limousine, Budget Car Rental, Hertz Car Rental, Capitol Cab Company and more. There is also the option of bus transportation offered by Jefferson Bus Lines and Greyhound.

Weather in Des Moines

Des Moines's weather is characteristic of hot and humid summers and cold and snowy winters. If traveling during the warmer months, it's a good idea to pack light, cool clothing. During the colder months, be prepared with overcoats and warm clothing.

Attractions in Des Moines

This city has a variety of historical sites, parks, landmarks and other attractions. Some of the most popular places to visit in Des Moines are the Capitol Building and the Iowa State Fairgrounds, which opens every August. Orbitz.com can help you plan your trip by finding you cheap flights to Des Moines.