Traveling from Des Moines.

Southwest Airlines is proud to serve Des Moines International Airport.

Home might be where the heartland is, but Southwest flights out of Des Moines International Airport make it simple to find a change of scenery. No matter how you get to the airport, we make it easy for Iowans to find a great deal on flights and get where they’re going from Des Moines.

Whether you’ve got your sights set on a scenic mountainside getaway or an action-packed adventure in a new city, or you’re ready to warm up or hit the slopes in wintertime, your destination is only a flight away from Des Moines. Swap the Des Moines River for a clear mountain stream beneath the stars or enjoy the bright lights of another bustling big city. Explore the destination options available through Southwest and see which potential getaway really grabs you.

Trade the Great Plains for somewhere else great with Southwest Airlines. No matter what your next adventure holds—sprawling cityscape, untouched nature, or a bit of both—you can get there with Southwest out of Des Moines International Airport. Find enticing getaway destinations with Southwest, plus earn Rapid Rewards® points when you fly. Know all the while that you can book with confidence and easily navigate a simple process from flight selection all the way to checkout. See what else is in store for your next trip; learn more about the Southwest® Experience as you book your flight out of Des Moines.

Where you can fly from Des Moines.

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