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Flights from Des Moines to San Jose, United States Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:15 AM

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Des Moines to San Jose Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:15 AM

We've scanned 21,800,526,162 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Des Moines to San Jose. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Des Moines to San Jose flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DSMSJC
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SJCDSM
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$309
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United
DSMSJC
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SJCDSM
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$314
Select

How Much is a Flight from Des Moines to San Jose?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Des Moines to San Jose, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $457.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Des Moines to San Jose?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Des Moines to San Jose based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Des Moines to San Jose?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Des Moines to San Jose.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $348
14-21 days $0 $348
21-30 days $0 $309
30-60 days $0 $344
60-90 days $0 $344
90+ days $0 $348

Cheapest Day To Fly from Des Moines to San Jose

We've examined 21,808,054,587 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Des Moines to San Jose is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$961 $309 $344 $374 $344 $408

Compare Flight Prices from Des Moines to San Jose by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Des Moines to San Jose flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Des Moines San Jose American 10/19/16 10/25/16 1 $309
November Des Moines San Jose American 11/5/16 11/7/16 1 $344
December Des Moines San Jose United 12/22/16 12/29/16 1 $493
January Des Moines San Jose American 1/10/17 1/16/17 2 $348
February Des Moines San Jose American 2/10/17 2/13/17 2 $378
March Des Moines San Jose United 3/21/17 3/24/17 1 $532

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Des Moines to San Jose

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Des Moines to San Jose. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$348
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$348

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Des Moines to San Jose

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Des Moines to San Jose is $311.

The average price for direct flights from Des Moines to San Jose is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Des Moines to San Jose

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Des Moines to San Jose. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Des Moines to San Jose is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Des Moines to San Jose is $311.

Des Moines to San Jose Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Des Moines to San Jose?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Des Moines flying to San Jose Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:15 AMNumber of routes searched: 69Number of itineraries searched: 8,380

Wondering which airlines fly out of Des Moines to San Jose? We've gathered the average price of Des Moines airlines with flights to San Jose. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Des Moines to San Jose
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United IAH
American PHX
American DFW
American ORD
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
United DEN

Des Moines to San Jose Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Des Moines and San Jose. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Des Moines to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $314
Flights from Des Moines to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $314
Flights from Des Moines to Los Angeles American, Delta, Frontier, United $227
Flights from Des Moines to Sacramento American, Delta, United $339
Flights from Des Moines to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, United $224

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Jose - SJC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kansas City to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta $294
Flights from Omaha to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $289
Flights from Kansas City to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $284
Flights from Omaha to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $309
Flights from Kansas City to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $294
Flights from Omaha to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $298
Flights from Cedar Rapids to San Francisco American, Delta, Frontier, United $344
Flights from Moline to San Francisco American, Delta, United $304
Flights from Dubuque to San Francisco American $435
Flights from Omaha to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $270
Flights from Kansas City to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $253
Flights from Kansas City to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, Spirit $87
Flights from Omaha to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $243
Flights from Kansas City to Monterey American, Alaska, United $252
Flights from Kansas City to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $89
Flights from Omaha to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, United $299
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno American, Alaska, Delta, United $279
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Los Angeles American, Delta, United $290
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Sacramento American, Delta, United $354
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Las Vegas Delta, Frontier, United $324
Flights from Kansas City to Phoenix American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier $274
Flights from Omaha to Fresno American, Alaska, Delta, United $281
Flights from Omaha to Phoenix American, Delta, United $238
Flights from Kansas City to Reno American, Alaska, Delta, United $268
Flights from Kansas City to Denver Frontier $97
Cheap Flights from Des Moines to San Jose