Flights from Los Angeles to Des Moines

Selected fares from Los Angeles to Des Moines

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX DSM Sat, Sep 26 - Wed, Sep 30 $266
LAX DSM Mon, May 11 - Wed, May 13 $304
LAX DSM Mon, May 11 - Wed, May 13 $304
LAX DSM Wed, May 27 - Thu, May 28 $320
LAX DSM Wed, May 27 - Thu, May 28 $346
LAX DSM Tue, Oct 13 - Sun, Oct 18 $885

Los Angeles and Des Moines airports and terminals

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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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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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Los Angeles to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 14 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways $407
Earn $4.07
Return Sat, May 16 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Los Angeles to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, May 11 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways $304
Earn $3.04
Return Wed, May 13 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) US Airways

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, May 12 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways $341
Earn $3.41
Return Tue, May 19 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) US Airways
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from Los Angeles to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jun 12 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) United Airlines $390
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Return Sun, Jun 14 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines

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Leave Tue, Jun 2 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) United Airlines $326
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Return Tue, Jun 16 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 9 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways $373
Earn $3.73
Return Tue, Jun 16 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) US Airways
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from Los Angeles to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jul 17 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) US Airways $450
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Return Mon, Jul 20 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) US Airways

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 14 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) American Airlines $368
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Return Tue, Jul 21 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jul 14 Los Angeles (LAX) Des Moines (DSM) American Airlines $368
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Return Tue, Jul 21 Des Moines (DSM) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines
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Flights to Des Moines

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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

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LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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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.

Flight schedule for flights from Los Angeles to Des Moines on Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA2400/AA5756 LAX 1:15 AM DSM 8:52 AM 738/CR9 5hr 37min
American Airlines/US Airways AA2400/US5756 LAX 1:15 AM DSM 8:52 AM 738/CR9 5hr 37min
US Airways/American Airlines US2400/AA5756 LAX 1:15 AM DSM 8:52 AM 738/CR9 5hr 37min
US Airways/US Airways US2400/US5756 LAX 1:15 AM DSM 8:52 AM 738/CR9 5hr 37min
American Airlines/US Airways AA219/US3226 LAX 11:59 PM DSM 8:58 AM 738/ER4 6hr 59min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA219/AA3226 LAX 11:59 PM DSM 8:58 AM 738/ER4 6hr 59min
US Airways/US Airways US219/US3226 LAX 11:59 PM DSM 8:58 AM 738/ER4 6hr 59min
US Airways/American Airlines US219/AA3226 LAX 11:59 PM DSM 8:58 AM 738/ER4 6hr 59min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA2278/AA3181 LAX 5:00 AM DSM 1:49 PM 738/CR7 6hr 49min
American Airlines/US Airways AA2278/US3181 LAX 5:00 AM DSM 1:49 PM 738/CR7 6hr 49min
US Airways/American Airlines US2278/AA3181 LAX 5:00 AM DSM 1:49 PM 738/CR7 6hr 49min
US Airways/US Airways US2278/US3181 LAX 5:00 AM DSM 1:49 PM 738/CR7 6hr 49min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL1212/DL3777 LAX 6:45 AM DSM 2:14 PM 753/CR9 5hr 29min