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Des Moines to Los Angeles Flights

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Selected fares from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DSM LAX Tue, Feb 24 - Wed, Mar 4 $278
DSM LAX Sat, Jan 24 - Wed, Feb 4 $278
DSM LAX Fri, Jan 30 - Tue, Feb 10 $280
DSM LAX Thu, Jan 29 - Thu, Feb 5 $301
DSM LAX Thu, Jan 8 - Thu, Jan 15 $310
DSM LAX Thu, Jan 29 - Thu, Feb 5 $528

Des Moines and Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles CA, US
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    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
Earn $2.78
Return Mon, Jan 26 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 28 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
Earn $2.78
Return Wed, Feb 4 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in January from Des Moines to Los Angeles

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Leave Wed, Jan 28 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
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Return Wed, Feb 4 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 21 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
Earn $2.78
Return Mon, Feb 23 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 21 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
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Return Mon, Feb 23 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in February from Des Moines to Los Angeles

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Leave Wed, Feb 25 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
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Return Wed, Mar 4 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Mar 2 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
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Return Thu, Mar 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in March from Des Moines to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Mar 17 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $278
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Return Tue, Mar 24 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines
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Flights to Los Angeles

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.

Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles is a popular destination for travel. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Los Angeles. The site features a search engine that looks at a variety of major airlines to locate low cost airfares. The Los Angeles International Airport sits 15 miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles on World Way. Many airlines service the Los Angeles Airport, including US Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, American Airlines, Delta and Continental. Orbitz.com can help travelers book the best deals.

Transportation from the Los Angeles International Airport

Travelers have a variety of options for ground transportation from the airport. The LAX shuttle offers transport to most major hotels in the area for a small charge. Public buses and light rail systems charge a flat fee depending on the destination. Rental cars can be obtained through Orbitz.com at discount prices, and taxis offer metered services throughout the city.

Weather in Los Angeles

Los Angeles boasts very mild climate year-round. Winter temperatures rarely go below 50°F. Summers average temperatures stay around 85°F.

Los Angeles Attractions

Los Angeles offers its visitors a wide variety of things to do. The Getty Center museum displays famous pieces by Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne and features a botanical garden with flowers from the region. The Walt Disney concert hall provides symphonies and musical concerts throughout the year. The concert hall also houses a theater for dramatic productions. The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles features a dinosaur hall with three t-rex specimens and other dinosaur exhibits. Orbitz.com can help travelers locate the top sales on area attractions and cheap flights to Los Angeles, which is great for the budget traveler.

Flight schedule for flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles on Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA5488/AA2011 DSM 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM CR9/321 5hr 44min
American Airlines/US Airways AA5488/US2011 DSM 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM CR9/321 5hr 44min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL3528/AA2011 DSM 5:00 PM LAX 12:29 AM CR9/321 9hr 29min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL3528/US2011 DSM 5:00 PM LAX 12:29 AM CR9/321 9hr 29min
US Airways/American Airlines US5488/AA2011 DSM 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM CR9/321 5hr 44min
US Airways/US Airways US5488/US2011 DSM 8:45 PM LAX 12:29 AM CR9/321 5hr 44min
Frontier Airlines/Frontier Airlines F9155/F9403 DSM 6:05 AM LAX 9:09 AM 319/319 5hr 4min
US Airways/Alaska Airlines US6421/AS1601 DSM 5:50 AM LAX 11:00 AM ER4/738 7hr 10min
US Airways/US Airways US6421/US1192 DSM 5:50 AM LAX 11:00 AM ER4/738 7hr 10min
US Airways/American Airlines US6421/AA1192 DSM 5:50 AM LAX 11:00 AM ER4/738 7hr 10min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL3345/DL972 DSM 7:16 AM LAX 11:25 AM CR9/757 6hr 9min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA5490/AA495 DSM 8:00 AM LAX 11:49 AM CR9/321 5hr 49min
American Airlines/US Airways AA5490/US495 DSM 8:00 AM LAX 11:49 AM CR9/321 5hr 49min