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Fares from $82 One Way, $157 Round Trip from Des Moines to Pensacola

Prices starting at $157 for return flights and $82 for one-way flights to Pensacola were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Des Moines to Pensacola

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Flying from Des Moines to Pensacola

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.

Pensacola Airport Information

Find cheap flights to Pensacola International Airport using Orbitz.com. The airport is located at 2430 Pensacola Boulevard, less than five miles from the downtown Pensacola area, and it receives flights from most major domestic and international airlines.

Ground Transportation in Pensacola

Public transportation in the Pensacola area is limited, so most visitors take a share-a-ride shuttle or taxi to get to their final destination. The city sets the taxi rates, so you can expect to pay roughly the same no matter which cab company you choose. Minimum fares are $11.00, or $2 for the first 1/9th of a mile and 25 cents for each additional 1/9th mile. Using Orbitz.com, you can book a hotel that offers free shuttle services to and from the airport or simply rent a car for the duration of your stay.

Pensacola Weather Information

Pensacola is situated in Florida's panhandle on the Gulf of Mexico coast. Winter temperatures range from the 40s to the 60s, and summers are usually somewhere between 70 and 90 degrees. Pack lightweight summer outfits during the warmer months and clothes that you can layer to accommodate milder weather during the spring, fall and winter.

What to Do in Pensacola

Sporting 52 miles of white-sandy beaches, expect many of Pensacola's activities to take place on or near the water. Urban adventurers can venture into the downtown area to take advantage of the city's many museums, historical landmarks, shopping venues and restaurants. For the best nightlife in town, head over to the Seville Quarter on East Government Street where you can enjoy live music, dining and dancing. Enjoy your trip to Pensacola, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com whenever you need to book an air ticket on one of the many cheap flights to Pensacola.

Flights from Des Moines to Pensacola - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Des Moines to Pensacola?

There are no direct flights between Des Moines and Pensacola, so you'll need to switch planes. But it's not all doom and gloom. American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines fly from Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) to Pensacola, FL Airport (PNS-Pensacola Intl.) with just one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Des Moines to Pensacola?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 42 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) to Pensacola, FL Airport (PNS-Pensacola Intl.).

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.