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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.

Airports in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful Mexican city and popular vacation hub, but because it is relatively small, it can be hard to find major airports in or around the area. Orbitz.com is one convenient way to find flights to Vallarta provided by numerous major airlines. Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport (PVR) is the primary airport in the area, and it is located just six miles north of Puerto Vallarta, nestled on Mexico's beautiful west coast. Airlines flying into the airport include US Airways, Delta, United, American Airlines, Virgin America, and Aeromexico.

Transportation From Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport

The primary means of transportation leaving the airport include a shuttle, which goes to several nearby hotels, and taxi. Car rentals are also popular. Finding the right rental vehicle is easy with Orbitz.com, because you can compare prices.

Weather in Puerto Vallarta

Vallarta has a typical climate for a tropical region, with temperatures ranging from 80 degrees Fahrenheit during January and December and highs of 90 degrees Fahrenheit during summer months. Water temperatures rarely dip below 70 degrees Fahrenheit, so booking a discount flight to Vallarta during the off season makes perfect sense. Bring plenty of sunscreen, and plan to wear swimsuits, shorts, and tanks all year round.

Puerto Vallarta's Major Attractions

Puerto Vallarta is home to some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet, so guests spend their days relaxing or strolling on the white sand. Other things to do include whale watching, sailing, fishing, and scuba diving. The city also has a bustling nightlife. Since temperatures stay tropical in every season, you can find guests catching flights to Vallarta all year round to beat the cold weather up north. Domestic flights from the United States are easy to book on Orbitz.com, where flights, hotels, and transportation options can be compared quickly.

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Hotels in Puerto Vallarta

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Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit All Inclusive
Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (74 reviews)

Located in the resort town of Nuevo Vallarta, on Banderas Bay, this ultra luxury all-inclusive oceanfront resort has a world class spa and a pristine certified ...

$531

$531
Villa Del Palmar Flamingos Beach Resort and Spa
Villa Del Palmar Flamingos Beach Resort and Spa
Paseo Cocoteros 750 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (98 reviews)

Located in Riviera Nayarit, the modern Villa Del Palmar Flamingos Beach Resort and Spa features sweeping views of Banderas Bay and is just north of Puerto ...

$115

$115
Riu Vallarta All Inclusive
Riu Vallarta All Inclusive
Av. de los Cocoteros s/n, Nuevo Vallarta
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (178 reviews)

This Nuevo Vallarta hotel sits 9 miles from Puerto Vallarta and 3 miles from Splash, a water park; it is within 3 miles of 2 golf courses.

Royal Decameron Complex All Inclusive
Royal Decameron Complex All Inclusive
Lazaro Cardenas 150, Bucerias
3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (19 reviews)

Nestled on the beach, this Bucerias resort is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Playa Bucerias and 1.9 mi (3 km) from Flamingos Golf Club. Marina Riviera Nayarit at La Cruz ...

The Westin Resort & Spa Puerto Vallarta
The Westin Resort & Spa Puerto Vallarta
Paseo De La Marina Sur 205, Puerto Vallarta
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (202 reviews)

Set in the residential/golf community of Marina Vallarta, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, this family- and couples-friendly resort has views of mountain-rimmed Banderas ...

$89

$89
Playa Los Arcos Hotel Beach Resort & Spa
Playa Los Arcos Hotel Beach Resort & Spa
Olas Altas 380, Puerto Vallarta
3.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (236 reviews)

Overlooking the Banderas Bay with direct beach access, this Puerto Vallarta resort is in the Romantic Zone, a 5-minute walk to downtown and about a 20-minute ...

$63

$63
Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa
Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa
Km. 7.5 A Barra De Navidad, Puerto Vallarta
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (89 reviews)

Garza Blanca Preserve Resort & Spa sits on the beach in Puerto Vallarta, within easy reach of Playa Gemelas, Los Arcos, and El Eden. Also nearby are Playa Mismaloya ...

$187

$187
Sheraton Buganvilias Resort & Convention Center
Sheraton Buganvilias Resort & Convention Center
Blvd. Francisco Medina Ascencio No. 999, Puerto Vallarta
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (222 reviews)

Centrally located in Puerto Vallarta, this 473-room beachfront resort is less than 0.25 miles (0.5 kilometers) from the shops and restaurants bordering downtown's ...

$120

$120
Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive & Spa Hotel
Fiesta Americana Puerto Vallarta All Inclusive & Spa Hotel
Av. Francisco Medina Ascencio km 2.5, Puerto Vallarta
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (313 reviews)

Within a 10-minute drive of Fiesta Americana - Puerto Vallarta, guests can watch the boats come in at the picturesque marina, and see the sun set over the Bay ...

$184

$184
Marriott CasaMagna Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa
Marriott CasaMagna Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa
Avenida Paseo De La Marina 435, Puerto Vallarta
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (192 reviews)

This family-friendly Puerto Vallarta resort, across the street from the Marina Vallarta resort/residential community's golf course, includes a Japanese/Thai ...

$99

$99

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