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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA, or Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak when they travel from Los Angeles to Des Moines. Book your trip to arrive at Des Moines International, or Des Moines. The distance between Los Angeles and Des Moines is 2326 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Spirit Airlines. Los Angeles and Des Moines have 242 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights33313447-5443
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Allegiant Air on Mondays, and Fridays.

Check-in for a flight from Los Angeles to Des Moines

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
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to Des Moines?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and Des Moines takes around 3.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and Des Moines?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and Des Moines is 2326 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Des Moines?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and Des Moines. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Allegiant Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and London, Dublin, Manchester, Melbourne, Las Vegas, Cancún, Mexico City, Edmonton, Athens, Sydney, New York, Paris, Tallinn, Budapest, Reykjavik, Guadalajara, Vilnius, San Salvador, Toronto, Riga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Des Moines?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Des Moines and San Jose, Athens, London, Seattle, Cairo, Buffalo, Singapore, Orlando, New York, Bogotá, Boston, Glasgow, Chicago, Sydney, Las Vegas, Birmingham, Philadelphia, Puerto Vallarta, Bakersfield, Atlanta.
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, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Meadows Field.
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, Sioux Gateway, Kirksville Regional, Waterloo Regional, Fort Dodge Regional, Mason City Municipal.
What buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Greyhound, Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and Des Moines?
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