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Fares from $78 One Way, $155 Round Trip from Des Moines to Lansing

Prices starting at $155 for return flights and $78 for one-way flights to Lansing 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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Flying from Des Moines to Lansing

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.

Flying Into Capital Region International Airport

Finding cheap flights to Lansing, Michigan, is easy when you use Orbitz.com, which provides prices for air tickets from several different carriers, allowing you to find the fares that work best with your budget. When you arrive in Lansing, you'll land at Capital Region International Airport, which is located three miles from downtown Lansing. The airport is serviced by several domestic carriers, including United Express, Sun Country Airlines and Delta Connection, which is operated by Pinnacle Air.

Transportation From the Airport

When you're ready to leave the airport, there are several ways to get into town. You can take the Capital Area Transportation Authority's Route 14 bus, which runs seven days a week. The adult fare is $1.25, and seniors and students pay 60 cents. If you book a rental car through Orbitz.com, you can pick it up at the airport. All car rental agencies are next to the airport terminal or within walking distance.

Weather in Lansing

Average summer temperatures in Lansing range between 75 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Winter can get quite chilly, with temperatures frequently hovering in the mid-teens and lower. Lansing receives around 36 inches of snow in the winter, well above the U.S. average of 25 inches.

Things to Do in Lansing

If you're an animal lover, be sure to check out the Potter Park Zoo. Located about a mile from the city, this popular zoo is home to many endangered animals, including Siberian tigers and snow leopards. Check out Old Town and soak in the artsy, eclectic vibe of the restaurants and boutiques. Let Orbitz.com help you find cheap flights to Lansing so that you can focus on enjoying your visit.

Flights from Des Moines to Lansing - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Unfortunately, no. You'll have to swap planes if you want to fly from Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) to Lansing, MI Airport (LAN-Capital Region Intl.). Several airlines operate on this route with only one stopover, including Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Des Moines to Lansing?

It can take just 2 hours and 10 minutes to travel from Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) to Lansing, MI Airport (LAN-Capital Region Intl.). Buckle up and enjoy the trip, because you'll be walking through arrivals in a heartbeat.

^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.