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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.

Frankfurt Airport and Airline Information

Spending hours searching and comparing airline sales isn't most people's idea of fun. Orbitz.com can do this time-consuming task for you when you are looking for cheap flights to Frankfurt. Orbitz will compare the rates of all the major airlines all at once, saving you time and money. The Frankfurt Airport is the main air service provider for Frankfurt and its surrounding communities. It is located about eight miles from downtown Frankfurt at 60547, Frankfurt, Germany, De. An estimated 107 airlines fly into and out of Frankfurt, including Air Canada, Delta, United, Qantas Air, Egypt Air, and many more. Orbitz.com works with the majority of these airlines to bring you the best rates available.

Transportation From the Airport

Transportation from the airport to your hotel or destination is available by bus, train, rental car, taxi, and shuttle. There are always plenty of taxis waiting outside both terminals. The rates are metered at €1.65 per kilometer, with an initial starting fee of €2.75; however, prices increase after 10 p.m. Car rentals vary by company and type of vehicle chosen, but by using Orbitz.com to book your rental, you are guaranteed the best rates.

Frankfurt Weather Information

The average summer high temperature in Frankfurt is about 75°F, with lows in the mid-50s, and winter high temperatures average in the mid-30s, with lows in the 20s. Frankfurt receives about two inches of rainfall per month, so it's a good idea to keep a jacket readily available.

Frankfurt Attraction Information

Frankfurt has a rich historical past and has several museums to enjoy, including the Museumsufer, Stadel Museum, and several historic landmarks. If you are looking for something a little different, check out the Frankfurt Zoo and the Hauptwache, an outdoor shopping area. When purchasing your cheap flights to Frankfurt, Orbitz.com has a long list of low-cost activities and attractions the whole family will enjoy.

Flights from Des Moines to Frankfurt - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Des Moines to Frankfurt now?

If you're worried about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Des Moines to Frankfurt, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

What is the shortest flight from Des Moines to Frankfurt?

At least 9 hours and 41 minutes long, the journey from Des Moines to Frankfurt is considered a long-haul flight. Try to get a few hours of sleep throughout the journey to help avoid jet lag.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Frankfurt?

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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Frankfurt 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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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