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Des Moines to Charlottesville Flights

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Selected fares from Des Moines to Charlottesville

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DSM CHO Fri, Jan 23 - Sun, Jan 25 $300
DSM CHO Fri, Mar 6 - Sun, Mar 8 $494
DSM CHO Thu, Aug 6 - Mon, Aug 10 $552

Des Moines and Charlottesville airports and terminals

Airports in Des Moines IA, US
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    Des Moines Airport (DSM)

    Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles

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Airports in Charlottesville VA, US
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    Albemarle (CHO)

    Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles

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    Shenandoah Valley (SHD)

    Distance from City Center: 27.7 miles

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Des Moines to Charlottesville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Des Moines (DSM) Charlottesville (CHO) American Airlines $300
Earn $3.00
Return Sun, Jan 25 Charlottesville (CHO) Des Moines (DSM) American Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Des Moines to Charlottesville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Des Moines (DSM) Charlottesville (CHO) American Airlines $300
Earn $3.00
Return Sun, Jan 25 Charlottesville (CHO) Des Moines (DSM) American Airlines
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March

Cheapest weekend flights in March from Des Moines to Charlottesville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 6 Des Moines (DSM) Charlottesville (CHO) US Airways $494
Earn $4.94
Return Sun, Mar 8 Charlottesville (CHO) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Des Moines to Charlottesville

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Mar 6 Des Moines (DSM) Charlottesville (CHO) US Airways $494
Earn $4.94
Return Sun, Mar 8 Charlottesville (CHO) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways
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Flights to Charlottesville

Cheap Flights from Des Moines

Locating cheap flights from Des Moines is easy with the assistance of Orbitz.com. Des Moines International Airport (DSM) offers a wide range of affordable flights from top airline providers. This airport offers flights with United Airlines, Delta Airlines, Allegiant Airlines, US Airways and more. Des Moines International is located in Des Moines, IA at 5800 Fleur Drive and is approximately three miles from the downtown area of the city.

Airport Parking Information

DSM provides a variety of airport parking choices to its passengers. These choices include short-term, long-term and economy parking. Short-term rates start at $1per half-hour, with a $24-per-day maximum. Long-term rates start at $2 per hour, with a $12-per-day maximum. Economy rates at DSM start at $2 per hour, with a $5-per-day maximum.

DSM Transportation Information

Passenger transportation options include shuttle buses, car rentals, limousines, taxis and public transit. Bus transportation is offered by Greyhound, Jefferson Bus Lines and Trailways Bus System. Other options can be found through Alamo Car Rental, Budget Rent A Car, Capitol Cab Company and C & C Limousine Services, among others.

Restaurants at Des Moines International Airport

Travelers can choose from a variety of restaurants at DSM, many of which can be found at the Landside Food Court. This dining area is open from 4:30 am to 7:30 pm daily, and is home to a Pizza Hut Express and an American Grill restaurant, among others. Let Orbitz.com help you book cheap flights from Des Moines and learn about your airport options.

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport

The largest airport operating in the Charlottesville area is the Charlottesville-Albermarle Airport. Located less than 10 miles from the city, the airport provides domestic flights to Charlottesville through US Airways Express, Delta Connection, United Express, and American Eagle. Whether you visit the city when a major festival takes place, or you plan your visit during the off-season, Orbitz.com can help you find discounts on flights, hotels, and rental cars.

Leaving the Airport

Departing from the airport is easy because you can take a hotel shuttle, rental car, or taxi. A & W Taxi Service, Executive Taxi, Tommy's Taxi, and several others make regular stops at the airport. Boar's Head Inn, Holiday Inn, and Hampton Inn are among the local hotels that offer shuttle service for guests. If you do not want to wait around for a shuttle or taxi, you can rent a car through a company like Avis, National Rent a Car, or Hertz. These companies have offices and cars available for pickup at the hotel, and you can get a discount on your rental car when you book through Orbitz.com.

Weather in Charlottesville

Winter in Charlottesville brings more than 15 inches of snow and temperatures below freezing, while the summer sees temperatures ranging from the high 50s to the low 80s. Temperatures fluctuate during the spring and fall and sometimes reach freezing levels or very high temperatures.

Music and Culture

Many of the top attractions in the city relate to music and culture. Charlottesville was home to Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson's former home, the Shenandoah National Park, and The Corner are just a few sites worth mentioning. Additionally, Charlottesville is where The Dave Matthews Band got its start. When you book flights to Charlottesville through Orbitz.com, you can save even more with discounts on hotels and attractions in the city.

Flight schedule for flights from Des Moines to Charlottesville on Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL3955/DL5201 DSM 6:07 AM CHO 11:58 AM CR9/CRJ 4hr 51min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA5581/AA4998 DSM 6:45 AM CHO 1:48 PM CR9/CRJ 6hr 3min
American Airlines/US Airways AA5581/US4998 DSM 6:45 AM CHO 1:48 PM CR9/CRJ 6hr 3min
US Airways/American Airlines US5581/AA4998 DSM 6:45 AM CHO 1:48 PM CR9/CRJ 6hr 3min
US Airways/US Airways US5581/US4998 DSM 6:45 AM CHO 1:48 PM CR9/CRJ 6hr 3min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3460/AA2643 DSM 11:05 AM CHO 5:05 PM ER4/CRJ 5hr 0min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3460/US2643 DSM 11:05 AM CHO 5:05 PM ER4/CRJ 5hr 0min
United Airlines/American Airlines UA5274/AA2643 DSM 11:12 AM CHO 5:05 PM ER4/CRJ 4hr 53min
United Airlines/US Airways UA5274/US2643 DSM 11:12 AM CHO 5:05 PM ER4/CRJ 4hr 53min
US Airways/American Airlines US2999/AA2643 DSM 11:05 AM CHO 5:05 PM ER4/CRJ 5hr 0min
US Airways/US Airways US2999/US2643 DSM 11:05 AM CHO 5:05 PM ER4/CRJ 5hr 0min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA5478/AA4909 DSM 1:45 PM CHO 7:15 PM CR9/DH8 4hr 30min
American Airlines/US Airways AA5478/US6154 DSM 1:45 PM CHO 7:15 PM CR9/DH3 4hr 30min