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Cheap Flights to Council Bluffs from $36 One Way, $80 Round Trip

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Council Bluffs OMA Flight Information

Traveling To Council Bluffs
Destination Airport IATA Code OMA
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Airlines Frontier Airlines, United, American Airlines
Flight Price $80
Earliest Departing Flight DL 5853 10:37AM EDT
Latest Departing Flight WN 1147 Oct 2 3:45PM EDT

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Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Council Bluffs?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor contains everything from up-to-date info on travel advice reports to current quarantine regulations. Make sure you check it out before booking your flight to Council Bluffs.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Head over to our convenient Customer Service Portal for important info regarding COVID-19 and flight changes or cancellations. It’s also worth reading through your preferred carrier’s terms and conditions so you know what to expect.
Which airlines apply social distancing or other strategies regarding COVID-19?
To help stop the spread of COVID-19, many airlines have taken social distancing to the skies. These are a few of the airlines paving the way to a “new normal” travel experience:
  • Southwest Airlines - this airline is known for providing passenger masks and cleaning with disinfectant.
  • Delta - this airline is known for electrostatic cleaning and cleaning with disinfectant.
  • American Airlines - this airline is known for providing passenger masks and cleaning with disinfectant.
Which airlines fly to Council Bluffs?
Find a flight that suits your schedule among the 20 airlines that operate out of Eppley Field Airport (OMA). The best way to save on ticket prices is to book early. Check out these popular domestic air carriers and pick up a great deal today:
  • Southwest Airlines - 563 flights to Council Bluffs per month
  • Delta Air Lines - 541 flights to Council Bluffs per month
  • American Airlines - 424 flights to Council Bluffs per month
What is the best airport to fly to in Council Bluffs?
Book your ticket to Eppley Field Airport (OMA). The city’s major terminal is about 4 miles northwest of the downtown area. Once you’ve grabbed your luggage, take the taxi service to the city center to begin exploring every corner of Council Bluffs.
How much is a flight to Council Bluffs?
Prices for round-trip flights to Council Bluffs this week ranged between $80 and $163. If you were flying one-way out of Denver (DEN), you could have nabbed ticket prices from just $36.
How to book the cheapest flight to Council Bluffs?
With some of the most affordable flight deals around, you’ll always bag a bargain with Orbitz. The following pointers will help you snap up cheap flights to Council Bluffs — and leave you with more money to play with:
  • Depending on where you’re departing from, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function (located under the departure and arrival options). At times, other departure points will offer better prices on fares.
  • If your travel plans aren’t written in stone, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ option to compare flight deals for a selection of departure dates. If you find a better fare, book it.
  • You can also select the ‘Show options’ link to filter results for your preferred carrier, seating class, and nonstop and refundable flights. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even pick the time of day you want to fly.
  • Reserve your fare as soon as you’ve figured out your travel dates. While it does happen on occasion, airfares rarely fall in price as your departure date nears.
  • Save more on your trip by bundling your hotel, flights and car rentals into one handy package. Your bank account will thank you for it.
  • Don’t travel during peak seasons if you can. By steering clear of summer, school vacations and other popular dates, you can save big on your airfare.
How long is a flight to Council Bluffs?
The time you spend in the air will depend on where you’re taking off from, whether that’s the Northern states, the South or anywhere else. Listed below are some of the main routes to Council Bluffs and how long they take:
  • Chicago, IL Airport (ORD-O’Hare Intl.) to Eppley Field Airport (OMA) - 1 hour and 36 minutes
  • Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Eppley Field Airport (OMA) - 1 hour and 27 minutes
  • Minneapolis, MN Airport (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to Eppley Field Airport (OMA) - 1 hour and 19 minutes
What is the best time to book a flight to Council Bluffs?
Book in January, February or August for the most competitive fares to Council Bluffs. Once you’ve tracked down a bargain, buy it — cheap flights are known to pop up and then vanish at the tap of a button.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Council Bluffs?
You can get a great flight deal by booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. These are typically the best days to land cheap fares to Council Bluffs.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Council Bluffs?
According to Orbitz data from 2020, Monday tends to be the best day to score cheap flights to Council Bluffs. Tuesday also has budget-friendly airfares, whereas Saturday has the most expensive ticket prices. Even though leaving at the weekend may be easier to arrange, you’ll have more cash in your pocket to play with if you fly out earlier in the week.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Council Bluffs?
To score cheap flights to Council Bluffs, you should pack your suitcase and take off in August. Orbitz data shows that this is generally the best month to save big on your fare. If you want to jet to Council Bluffs in June, it’s worth keeping in mind that this is the most expensive time to travel.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Flexibility is important these days, that’s why Orbitz lets you search for airlines that won’t hit you with a fee for amending your reservation. Fill out your departure and arrival points, then choose “Filter by flexible change policies.” We’ll show you options that include free cancellation within 24 hours of booking and no change fees.
What do I need for the flight to Council Bluffs?
Nothing beats flying to a new place, but it’s smart to be prepared. The following handy tips will help get your journey off to an excellent start:
  • Whether you print it out at home or use an electronic one, you’ll need your boarding pass to get on to the plane. You’ll also need some kind of government-issued identification. If you’re traveling internationally, make sure your passport is valid and you’ve looked into visa requirements.
  • Take some activities to keep you occupied on your journey to Council Bluffs. Magazines and electronic gadgets like e-readers and laptops will do the trick. Be sure to take a bottle of water with you too. Even on a short flight, it’s important to keep well-hydrated.
  • It can get cold on the plane. If you don’t like the thought of shivering your way through the flight, bring a sweater.
How many direct flights are there to Council Bluffs?
At the moment, there are 2022 direct flights each month to Council Bluffs. When it comes to airlines that will fly you there, you’ve got plenty to choose from. Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines are some of the most sought-after. United Airlines, Allegiant Air and Alaska Airlines are some other dependable carriers with nonstop services.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Council Bluffs?
If you think a business or first-class fare is beyond your reach, you may want to think again. Here are just a few tips to help you nab a premium flight to Council Bluffs for less:
  • Be flexible. By being open to different travel dates, you’ll have more chances of picking up a rewarding deal on business or first-class airfares.
  • Budget airlines offer first or business-class seats at affordable prices. Ditch the full-service carriers and consider these cheaper options.
  • Make the most of your airline’s loyalty scheme and use points to upgrade your seat. Alternatively, you can try bidding for an upgrade in an online auction.
How to get into Council Bluffs from the airport?
Take advantage of the taxi service to the city, which is around 4 miles northwest of Eppley Field Airport (OMA). This popular transportation option runs regular services between OMA and all the excitement of central Council Bluffs. Simply grab your belongings, jump on board and off you go. If you’d rather do the driving yourself, collect an Eppley Field Airport (OMA) car rental right at the airport from Thrifty Car Rental, Payless or Dollar. Or, you could choose a vehicle from the downtown area with our Council Bluffs car rentals instead. Whatever you decide, when you lock in your wheels with Orbitz, you’re guaranteed to cruise off with an awesome deal!
What is the best time to go to Council Bluffs?
Council Bluffs is an excellent year-round vacation destination, but the most popular months to visit are . If you like warm weather, consider visiting during the summer months. Like most places in the Northern Hemisphere, the summer season starts June 20. At this time, temperatures usually range between 62Fº (17Cº) and 82Fº (28Cº) during the day.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.