Cheap flights from Birmingham to Des Moines, IA

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Travelers usually depart from Birmingham, Birmingham - New Street Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham - Dudley St Bus Stop, or Birmingham - Bearwood when they travel from Birmingham to Des Moines. Book your trip to arrive at Des Moines International, or Des Moines. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Aer Lingus, and Lufthansa. Birmingham and Des Moines have 327 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Birmingham to Des Moines

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 5 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
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Your trip summary

Most travelers from Birmingham, BHX can enter Des Moines, DSM, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for the United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ESTA)

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

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What are the most popular routes to and from Birmingham?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Birmingham and Barcelona, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Dublin, Málaga, Kraków, Lisbon, Madrid, Brussels, Rome, Alicante, Faro, Bucharest, Palma, Majorca, Paris, Vienna, Athens, Ibiza, Porto, Budapest.
What are the most popular routes to and from Des Moines?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Des Moines and Los Angeles, San Jose, Athens, London, Seattle, Cairo, Buffalo, Singapore, Orlando, New York, Bogotá, Boston, Glasgow, Chicago, Sydney, Las Vegas, Philadelphia, Bakersfield, Dallas, Atlanta.
What airports are near Birmingham?
The main airport in Birmingham is Birmingham. It is also served by Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Bristol, London City, Leeds Bradford.
What airports are near Des Moines?
The main airport in Des Moines is Des Moines International. It is also served by Des Moines International, Eppley Airfield, The Eastern Iowa, Sioux Gateway, Kirksville Regional, Southeast Iowa Regional, Mason City Municipal, Fort Dodge Regional, Waterloo Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Birmingham?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Birmingham, including National Express, Megabus bus.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Birmingham and Des Moines?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Birmingham and Des Moines thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Birmingham and Des Moines can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Birmingham and Des Moines?
Currently, you can fly between Birmingham and Des Moines with Ryanair, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Aer Lingus, Lufthansa.
When's the best time to travel between Birmingham and Des Moines?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Birmingham and Des Moines, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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