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Airfares from $173 One Way, $299 Round Trip from Des Moines to Fargo

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Cheap Flights from Des Moines to Fargo

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.

Hector International Airport in Fargo

If you're scouring the Web looking for cheap flights to Fargo, you'll find what you're looking for by logging onto Orbitz.com. The site can help you do things like find cheap air tickets or score the best prices on hotel reservations. Flights into Fargo land at Hector International Airport, a domestic airport located three miles northwest of central Fargo. Allegiant Air, American Eagle, Delta Airlines and United Express all service this airport.

Transportation From the Airport

When you leave the airport, you can take a taxi straight from the airport to your destination. Doyle's Yellow Checker Cab and Lucky 7 Taxi are two popular airport taxi services. If you want to shuttle yourself around Fargo and beyond, book a rental car with Orbitz.com when you book your flight. The car will be waiting for you when you land.

Weather in Fargo

Winters in Fargo are known for being bitingly cold, with plenty of snow and wind, as well as temperatures that frequently dip to 0º F and lower. Summertime is usually warm and often humid, with temperatures reaching 90º F and higher.

Things to Do in Fargo

Many Fargo visitors make a visit to the Red River Zoo one of their top priorities. This zoo has one of the world's largest collections of animals that live in cold climates. The zoo is a decent size but small enough to be able to walk the entire zoo comfortably, making it perfect for young children. Baseball fans can check out the Roger Maris Museum. This glassed-in exhibit celebrates this hometown hero's career. Let Orbitz.com help you find cheap flights to Fargo so that you can spend your money on things to do once you get there.

Flights from Des Moines to Fargo - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most comprehensive information on quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Des Moines to Fargo.

What is the shortest flight from Des Moines to Fargo?

If conditions are good and all goes as planned, you could be jetting into Hector Intl. Airport (FAR) from Des Moines Intl. Airport in only 2 hours and 14 minutes. With such a short flight time, contemplate traveling with just hand luggage.

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

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 Fargo 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 Fargo with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Fargo 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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