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Cheap Flights from DCA to DSM starting at $130 One Way, $241 Round Trip

Prices starting at $241 for return flights and $130 for one-way flights to Des Moines Intl. were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Hotel Ideas near Des Moines Intl.

Airport Hotels near Des Moines Intl.

AmericInn by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
AmericInn by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
1920 Hackley Ave, Des Moines, IA
The price is $65 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
Located in Greater South Side, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Air Lanes Bowling Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gray’s Lake Park and Blank Park Zoo. Fort ...
3.3/5 (30 reviews)
"Convenient to airport. Looks a bit neglected."

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

AmericInn by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2 out of 5
1901 Hackley Ave, Des Moines, IA
The price is $67 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
Located in Greater South Side, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Air Lanes Bowling Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gray’s Lake Park and Blank Park Zoo. Fort ...
4.2/5Very Good! (81 reviews)
"mid-range hotel , a little dated but it was clean beds were very comfortable and the price was right . what i didn't like is that they gave out bags instead of having a continental breakfast, blamed covid ! walk to two neighboring hotels and they were running their breakfasts . i guess they have ..."

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport/Conf Center, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport/Conf Center, an IHG Hotel
3 out of 5
6111 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA
The price is $125 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
Located in Greater South Side, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Air Lanes Bowling Center and 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Blank Park Zoo. Fort Des Moines Museum and ...
4/5Very Good! (20 reviews)
"Excellent convenience to airport."

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport/Conf Center, an IHG Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Hotels In Des Moines

Wildwood Lodge
Wildwood Lodge
3 out of 5
11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
The price is $104 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Clive Aquatic Center and within 9 mi (15 km) of Pump It Up and Wells Fargo Arena. Des Moines ...
4.6/5Wonderful! (81 reviews)
"Very clean, comfortable and quiet"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Wildwood Lodge
Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
3.5 out of 5
101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA
The price is $126 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 5
Located in Historic East Village, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater, Des Moines Civic Center, and Iowa Events Center. ...
4.1/5Very Good! (49 reviews)
"It is a beautiful hotel! It seemed to need a little TLC in places as compared to my past visits, but we enjoyed it very much. The front desk staff were just amazing!"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines Downtown
Hilton Des Moines Downtown
Hilton Des Moines Downtown
3.5 out of 5
435 Park Street, Des Moines, IA
The price is $127 per night from Oct 10 to Oct 10
Located in Downtown Des Moines, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Pappajohn Sculpture Park, Des Moines Civic Center, and Science Center of Iowa. Iowa Events ...
4.1/5Very Good! (22 reviews)
"My stay was great. Love the electronic key from your phone."

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

Hilton Des Moines Downtown
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Des Moines Hotels With Airport Transportation

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
2 out of 5
1901 Hackley Ave, Des Moines, IA
The price is $67 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
Located in Greater South Side, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Air Lanes Bowling Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gray’s Lake Park and Blank Park Zoo. Fort ...
4.2/5Very Good! (81 reviews)
"mid-range hotel , a little dated but it was clean beds were very comfortable and the price was right . what i didn't like is that they gave out bags instead of having a continental breakfast, blamed covid ! walk to two neighboring hotels and they were running their breakfasts . i guess they have ..."

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Des Moines Airport
Quality Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport
Quality Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
5231 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA
The price is $75 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 29
Located in Greater South Side, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Air Lanes Bowling Center and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Blank Park Zoo. Fort Des Moines Museum and ...
2.9/5 (28 reviews)
"So close to airport"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2021

Quality Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport
Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport
Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport
2.5 out of 5
5001 Fleur Dr, Des Moines, IA
The price is $95 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 29
Located in Greater South Side, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Air Lanes Bowling Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Gray’s Lake Park and Blank Park Zoo. Fort ...
4.3/5Excellent! (51 reviews)
"Friendly staff. Very clean. We used the shuttle to the airport and the gentleman was very friendly! Definitely recommend this hotel."

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2021

Hampton Inn Des Moines Airport
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Low Priced Des Moines Hotels

Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
2 out of 5
7655 Office Plaza Dr N, West Des Moines, IA
The price is $50 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
Situated in West Des Moines, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Jordan Creek Town Center, UnityPoint Health - Methodist West Hospital, and Mercy Medical Center ...
3.7/5Good! (39 reviews)
"Pleasantly surprised. Motel 6 is stepping up their game. And perfect for families with fur babies on a budget."

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

Motel 6 West Des Moines, IA
Sterling Hotel and Suites
Sterling Hotel and Suites
3 out of 5
11428 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
The price is $74 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 29
Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Clive Aquatic Center, Living History Farms, and Valley West Mall. Mercy Medical Center West ...
3.7/5Good! (46 reviews)
"Great for large families. Spacious with dishes, kitchen and 3 beds"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2021

Sterling Hotel and Suites
Cozy Rest Motel
Cozy Rest Motel
2 out of 5
2316 Southeast 14th Street, Des Moines, IA
The price is $67 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 2
Situated near the airport, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Principal Park, Wells Fargo Arena, and Des Moines Civic Center. Iowa Events Center is 2.7 mi (4.4 ...
3.8/5Good! (12 reviews)
"The room was just like the pictures! Bed was comfortable and the bathroom was a good size! Shower was above average , way better than a standard motel/hotel room! Owner was very helpful and went beyond ensuring we were well looked after! Would totally recommend staying there!"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

Cozy Rest Motel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Family Friendly Hotels in Des Moines

Sterling Hotel and Suites
Sterling Hotel and Suites
3 out of 5
11428 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
The price is $74 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 29
Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Clive Aquatic Center, Living History Farms, and Valley West Mall. Mercy Medical Center West ...
3.7/5Good! (46 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, laundry
Travelers say...
"Great for large families. Spacious with dishes, kitchen and 3 beds"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2021

Sterling Hotel and Suites
Wildwood Lodge
Wildwood Lodge
3 out of 5
11431 Forest Ave, Clive, IA
The price is $104 per night from Sep 30 to Sep 30
Situated in a shopping district, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Clive Aquatic Center and within 9 mi (15 km) of Pump It Up and Wells Fargo Arena. Des Moines ...
4.6/5Wonderful! (81 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...
"Very clean, comfortable and quiet"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Wildwood Lodge
Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
3 out of 5
5000 Merle Hay Rd, Urbandale, IA
The price is $85 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
Set in Urbandale, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Buccaneer Arena, Des Moines Community Playhouse, and Iowa Gold Star Military Museum. Iowa ...
3.8/5Good! (46 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, waterpark, game room, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...
"Disappointed that the pool had such limited hours. The window would not latch properly in our room, which let in a cold draft."

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Ramada Tropics Resort & Conf Center by Wyndham Des Moines
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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DCA to DSM Route Info

Origin Airport Washington
Destination Airport Des Moines
Number Of Airlines Serving 1
Distance 894 mi
Shortest Flight Departure Time 10:00PM EDT
Shortest Flight Departure Date Oct 5

Flights from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) now?

Go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.).

Are there non-stop flights from National Airport to DSM?

You won't have to bother with the hassle of swapping planes or missing your next flight on this route. American Airlines will fly you nonstop from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Des Moines Intl. Airport.

What is the shortest flight from National Airport to Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM)?

Grab the opportunity to unwind on your journey from Washington to Des Moines. The quickest flight time from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM) is 4 hours and 56 minutes, which gives you more than enough time to enjoy a red wine or get absorbed in a good movie.

How many hours flight from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM)?

The trip from Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) to Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM) will take approximately 5 hours and 5 minutes. A few TV shows, some audiobooks and a decent snooze will make the time zoom by.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.)?

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 Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) 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 Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Des Moines, IA Airport (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) 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 airlines have the most flights from National Airport to DSM?

American Airlines is your ticket to an unforgettable vacation. This well-known airline offers 89 monthly flights between Washington and Des Moines.

Positive Reviews

Dec 1, 2019

The staff is organized and considerate of the needs of each person.

A verified traveler
Washington to Des Moines · American Airlines
Jun 14, 2019

Delayed but bearable. Had to reboot something in the cockpit before takeoff but good to be safe.

A verified traveler
Washington to Des Moines · American Airlines
DCA Address & GPS
Address:
1 Aviation Circle
Washington DC, 20001-6000
United States
IATA Code:
DCA
Longitude:
-77.043457
Latitude:
38.853434
Time Zone:
America/New_York
DSM Address & GPS
Address:
5800 Fleur Drive, Suite 201
Des Moines IA, 50321-2854
United States
IATA Code:
DSM
Longitude:
-93.648087
Latitude:
41.532434
Time Zone:
America/Chicago

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