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American Airlines Flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Des Moines (DSM) from $123

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The cheapest flights to Des Moines Intl. found within the past 7 days were round trip and $123 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

FAQs about American Airlines Flights from PHL to DSM

Can I catch a flight from Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) to Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) right now?

It's always prudent to know about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in place in your destination. Ensure you check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date information on booking a flight to Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.).

What terminal is American Airlines at Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.)?

As soon as you're given your boarding pass for your American Airlines flight from Philadelphia Airport to Des Moines Intl. Airport (DSM), see if the terminal details are listed on it. If not, get in touch with your airline. They'll be able to advise exactly where you'll be flying in and out of.

Are there American Airlines non-stop flights from PHL to DSM?

Unfortunately, there aren't any direct flights from PHL to Des Moines, IA (DSM-Des Moines Intl.) with American Airlines. Get ready to make at least one stopover if you need to stick to this particular airline and route.

How long is an American Airlines flight from PHL to DSM?

Your American Airlines flight from PHL to DSM should take an average of 4 hours and 6 minutes. But there are lots of things you can do to keep yourself occupied. Chatting to the person next to you about what travel experiences they've had is one of them. If you'd prefer a different type of in-flight entertainment, you could always watch a TV show.

How many direct and indirect flights does American Airlines fly from PHL to DSM?

You'll have lots of choice if you're thinking about flying with American Airlines from PHL to DSM. Currently, it is offering around 11 flights per day on this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Des Moines Intl. Airport, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

Which airlines offer COVID-19 measures and exercise social distancing rules?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta are just some of the many carriers that employ COVID-19 measures and use social distancing rules on their flights. Some of their strategies are cleaning with disinfectant and providing passenger masks.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

American Airlines Airports
Hop on a(n) American Airlines flight today by flying to many destinations out of these domestic and international airports:
Airport Code
Country
Airport Name
Number of Flights
DFWUSADallas-Fort Worth Intl.599
CLTUSACharlotte-Douglas Intl.536
ORDUSAO'Hare Intl.317
PHLUSAPhiladelphia Intl.247
MIAUSAMiami Intl.193
DCAUSARonald Reagan Washington National152
PHXUSASky Harbor Intl.141
LAXUSALos Angeles Intl.81
LGAUSALaGuardia72
BOSUSALogan Intl.57

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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 $63 per night from Aug 29 to Aug 29
This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport ...
4/5Very Good! (48 reviews)
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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 $76 per night from Aug 22 to Aug 22
This hotel features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free airport ...
3/5 (11 reviews)
"Room was okay, could have done better with providing necessities. Pillows were uncomfortable and comforter felt like crinkly paper. Was not impressed with free breakfast. You had to make it yourself if you wanted it."

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2019

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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 $129 per night from Aug 8 to Aug 8
This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free self parking and a free airport shuttle. ...
3.9/5Good! (20 reviews)
"Very appreciative of the hotel being pet friendly. Staff was great!"

Reviewed on May 28, 2021

Holiday Inn Des Moines-Airport/Conf Center, an IHG Hotel
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