Cheap Flight Deals From Des Moines (DSM) to Charlotte (CLT) Starting at $114

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Airfares from $114 One Way, $188 Round Trip from Des Moines to Charlotte

Prices starting at $188 for return flights and $114 for one-way flights to Charlotte were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Charlotte from Des Moines

Route Information for Flights from Des Moines to Charlotte

Origin Airport IATA Code
DSM
Destination Airport IATA Code
CLT
Distance
813 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
American Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival
4:13PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
10:25PM UTC

Fly from Des Moines to Charlotte

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.

Vacation in Charlotte, NC

For those trying to find cheap flights to Charlotte, look no further than Orbitz.com, which compares fares of all major airlines offering service to the city. Orbitz.com gives several options to travelers on a budget, so they can choose the best option available to them.

Airports in Charlotte

The Charlotte Douglas Airport provides air service to the Charlotte area and is the sixth busiest airport in the United States. Airlines that provide service to the airport include Air Tran, Air Canada, American, Delta, Jet Blue, Insel Air, Lufthansa, US Airways and United.

Ground Transportation From the Airport

Ground transportation from the airport to your destination is provided by taxi, car rental companies, shuttle service, and hotel courtesy vehicles. You can find and make arrangements for transportation services on Orbitz.com when you're searching for airfare. Taxis charge a flat rate fee of $25 for transportation from the airport to downtown, which is an approximately 15-minute drive.

What to Expect From the Weather

The average weather in Charlotte ranges from around 88 degrees in the summer to the lower 50s during winter months. Average rainfall is near four inches per month, with August typically receiving the most rainfall.

Things to Do in Charlotte

Charlotte has many activities for families and individuals. With attractions ranging from the Carowinds theme park to the NASCAR Hall of Fame and the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, Charlotte will keep you entertained for days. Tickets to attractions can often be purchased on Orbitz.com while you are searching for cheap flights to Charlotte. For those on a budget, Orbitz.com provides the best deals Charlotte has to offer.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Des Moines to Charlotte now?
Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on quarantine and travel restrictions when flying from Des Moines to Charlotte.
Are there non-stop flights from Des Moines to Charlotte?
There sure is. American Airlines offers nonstop flights from Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) to CLT, which makes jetting from Des Moines to Charlotte a snap.
What is the shortest flight from Des Moines to Charlotte?
It can take just 2 hours and 55 minutes to fly from Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM) to Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.). Buckle up and enjoy the ride, because you’ll be coming in to land in a flash.
What airlines fly from Des Moines to Charlotte most frequently?
American Airlines offers the most services from Des Moines to Charlotte, with 73 flights per month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Charlotte?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Charlotte have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Charlotte with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Charlotte without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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