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Travelers usually depart from Des Moines International, or Des Moines when they travel from Des Moines to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA, or Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak. The distance between Des Moines and Los Angeles is 2326 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Allegiant Air. Des Moines and Los Angeles have 213 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Number of flights41313134-3046
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Check-in for a flight from Des Moines to Los Angeles

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Allegiant AirAAYG4NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Des Moines to Los Angeles?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Des Moines and Los Angeles takes around 3.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Des Moines and Los Angeles?
The flight distance between Des Moines and Los Angeles is 2326 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Des Moines and Los Angeles?
Several carriers operate flights between Des Moines and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Allegiant Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Des Moines?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Des Moines and London, Phoenix, Charlotte, San Antonio, Denver, Philadelphia, Hurghada, San Diego, San Francisco, New York, Salt Lake City, Austin, Miami, Cartagena, Amsterdam, Hagerstown, Atlanta, Las Vegas, San Pedro Sula, Santa Ana.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Manchester, Manila, Dublin, Athens, Denpasar, Bangkok, Tallinn, Edmonton, Edinburgh, San Salvador, Reykjavik, Las Vegas, Cancún, Melbourne, Sydney, New York, Mexico City, Chiang Mai, Malta.
What airports are near Des Moines?
The main airport in Des Moines is Des Moines International. It is also served by Eppley Airfield, Des Moines International, The Eastern Iowa, Southeast Iowa Regional, Kirksville Regional, Sioux Gateway, Waterloo Regional, Fort Dodge Regional, Mason City Municipal.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Long Beach, Meadows Field.
What buses and trains depart from Des Moines?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Des Moines, including Jefferson Lines.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Des Moines and Los Angeles?
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