The cheapest times to fly from FAY to DSM are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of January 29th)
- April 16th to June 3rd (except the week of May 7th)
- August 27th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FAY to DSM is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $931 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $290 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.
When to Fly to Des Moines
Flying from Fayetteville, NC (FAY) to Des Moines, IA (DSM) will usually cost between $310 to $534 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $320. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $554. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $234 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $349 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAY to DSM flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAY to DSM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the FAY to DSM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fayetteville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DSM, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into FAY. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $99 (24%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $321. Return trip prices are from the DSM to FAY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from FAY to DSM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from FAY to DSM? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Des Moines International Airport to Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 918 miles or 1477 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from FAY to DSM?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAY to DSM flight is about 2 hour 38 minutes.
How many flights go between Fayetteville, NC and Des Moines, IA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from FAY to DSM.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Des Moines International Airport|
|City||Des Moines, IA|
|Country||the United States|
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