Nearest major airport to Des Moines, Iowa:

The closest major airport to Des Moines, Iowa is Des Moines International Airport (DSM / KDSM). This airport is 8 miles from the center of Des Moines, IA. If you're looking for domestic flights to DSM, check the airlines that fly to DSM.

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International airports near Des Moines, IA

8 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
196 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport
239 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Domestic airports near Des Moines, IA

8 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
122 miles: Cedar Rapids, IA (CID / KCID) The Eastern Iowa Airport
131 miles: Waterloo, IA (ALO / KALO) Waterloo Regional Airport
140 miles: Omaha, NE (OMA / KOMA) Eppley Airfield
161 miles: Kirksville, MO (IRK / KIRK) Kirksville Regional Airport
169 miles: Burlington, IA (BRL / KBRL) Southeast Iowa Regional Airport

Local airports near Des Moines, IA

10 miles: Ankeny, IA (IKV / KIKV) Ankeny Regional Airport
34 miles: Ames, IA (AMW / KAMW) Ames Municipal Airport
38 miles: Knoxville, IA (OXV / KOXV) Knoxville Municipal Airport
39 miles: Newton, IA (TNU / KTNU) Newton Municipal Airport
43 miles: Perry, IA (PRO / KPRO) Perry Municipal Airport

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Des Moines, Iowa

City: Des Moines
State: Iowa
Country: United States
Category: cities

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