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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Des Moines, IA, United States - SFO to DSM Last modified: May 28, 2016 7:52 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Des Moines Last modified: May 28, 2016 7:52 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 8, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $755
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $382
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 25, 2016 $300
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 25, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $338
Sep 19, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $338

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Des Moines (SFO to DSM)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Des Moines, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $543.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Des Moines (SFO to DSM)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Des Moines based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Des Moines

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Des Moines.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$382 $382 $341 $338 $371 $382 $1,603
TIPSave $67 by flying into Omaha instead of Des Moines from San Francisco

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Des Moines (SFO to DSM)

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 San Francisco to Des Moines. 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 San Francisco to Des Moines is $214.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Des Moines is $640.

San Francisco to Des Moines Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Des Moines?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Des Moines (SFO to DSM) Number of flights searched: 143Last modified: May 28, 2016 7:52 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Des Moines with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Des Moines.

San Francisco to Des Moines
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta LAX / SLC X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Des Moines, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $203
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $338
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $208
San Francisco to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Sun Country, United $244
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $213
San Francisco to Omaha American, Alaska, Frontier, United $252
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
San Francisco to Kansas City American, Alaska, Frontier, United $261
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $141
San Francisco to Cedar Rapids American, Alaska, Frontier, Allegiant, United $304
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $67
San Francisco to St Louis American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $302
San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Frontier, United $218

Cheap Domestic Flights to Des Moines - DSM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $372
San Jose to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $390
Oakland to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $450
Fresno to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $458
Reno to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $392
Monterey to Des Moines American, Alaska, United $420
Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $207
Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $411
San Jose to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $287
Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $291
Oakland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $137
Sacramento to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, United $199
San Jose to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $230
Sacramento to Omaha American, Alaska, United $422
Fresno to Chicago American, Alaska, United $274
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $322
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $199
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Des Moines, IA, United States, from $300 Round trip from SFO to DSM