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Des Moines to Phoenix Flights

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Selected fares from Des Moines to Phoenix

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
DSM PHX Sat, Dec 13 - Wed, Dec 17 $243
DSM PHX Tue, Nov 18 - Sun, Nov 23 $247
DSM PHX Mon, Nov 24 - Wed, Dec 3 $264
DSM PHX Thu, Dec 11 - Mon, Dec 15 $289
DSM PHX Wed, Nov 5 - Sat, Nov 8 $294

Des Moines and Phoenix airports and terminals

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

    Carriers for flights from DSM to PHX

    Carriers
    American Airlines, US Airways
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Airports in Phoenix AZ, US
map of airports in Phoenix
  • 1

    Sky Harbor Airport (PHX)

    Distance from City Center: 3.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from DSM to PHX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 4 American Airlines, US Airways
  • 2

    Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA)

    Distance from City Center: 25.9 miles

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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Phoenix

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

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Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Airport

3 stars
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Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

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Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Airport North

3 stars
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3838 East Van Buren Street Map

Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 17 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Mon, Oct 20 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 17 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Mon, Oct 20 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways

Best one-week trip in October from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 21 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Tue, Oct 28 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Sun, Nov 16 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Nov 17 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Sun, Nov 23 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways

Best one-week trip in November from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 1 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Sat, Nov 8 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 11 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $247
Earn $2.47
Return Mon, Dec 15 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Dec 13 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) Frontier Airlines $243
Earn $2.43
Return Wed, Dec 17 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from Des Moines to Phoenix

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Dec 25 Des Moines (DSM) Phoenix (PHX) US Airways $324
Earn $3.24
Return Thu, Jan 1 Phoenix (PHX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways
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Flights to Phoenix

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.

Phoenix Airport Information

Travelers to the Phoenix-Scottsdale area fly into the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. When you purchase tickets on cheap flights to Phoenix via Orbitz.com, you will be able to choose from all of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport. The airport is located less than six miles east of the downtown area, so it's just a quick trip down Highway 10.

Ground Transportation in Phoenix

The most economical way to get into the city is via the Phoenix Airport Shuttle, which will drop you off by the Washington Metro Light Rail stop. There are three cab companies that can take you to downtown Phoenix or wherever you need to go, and rates are standard across all companies. Expect to pay $5 for the first mile, $2.30 for each additional mile and $23 for each hour you are delayed in traffic. If you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air tickets, consider adding on a rental car for ultimate mobility while you are in the area.

Phoenix Area Weather Information

Phoenix winters are mild, with temperatures in the 40s, 50s and 60s, but you will find that summers there can be brutal. While nights may be as low as the mid-70s, daytime temperatures often exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Pack plenty of light-colored, lightweight clothing, and schedule your outdoor activities for early morning or late afternoon.

What to Do in Phoenix

Phoenix and the nearby city of Scottsdale are centers of arts and culture, and they also offer plenty of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. While you are in the Phoenix area, be sure to visit Camelback Mountain, take the Thursday evening art walk in Scottsdale, visit one of more than 100 art galleries, visit the Phoenix Zoo or drive along the Apache Trail. No matter what you choose to do during your stay in Phoenix, remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you want to purchase cheap flights to Phoenix.

Interesting facts about flights from Des Moines to Phoenix

    • 6 direct flights are operating from Des Moines to Phoenix today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 57m.
    • American Airlines flight 5434 (3:15 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 900) is today's earliest available flight from Des Moines to Phoenix.
    • American Airlines flight 2655 (1:00 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet 900) is today's latest available flight from Des Moines to Phoenix.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Des Moines to Phoenix (American Airlines flight 5561, Canadair Regional Jet 900) takes 2h 51m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Des Moines to Phoenix (American Airlines flight 2655, Canadair Regional Jet 900) takes 3h 5m.
    • Flights from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA), Sky Harbor Airport (PHX) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Des Moines and Phoenix

Equipment Carrier
Airbus Industrie A319 US Airways, American Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet US Airways
Canadair Regional Jet 900 US Airways, American Airlines