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How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Auckland (AKL)

DSM - AKL
Price
$1,204 - $2,203
AKL
Temperature
57.2 - 75.2 °F
AKL
Rainfall
0.8 - 2.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Average price

$1,204

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$1,204

From Des Moines to Auckland

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Auckland?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Des Moines to Auckland. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Auckland.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Des Moines to Auckland?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 36 days in advance, which can save you up to 10% on flights from Des Moines to Auckland compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 36 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,017. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,017.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to Auckland?

Flights from Des Moines to Auckland lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Des Moines to Auckland in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $802.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Auckland (DSM - AKL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Des Moines to Auckland in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 14% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Auckland in January, February 2021

The best prices found for DSM to AKL flights for January, February
28 Jan - 4 Feb
$3,117pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
4 Feb - 11 Feb
$3,169pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
28 Jan - 4 Feb
$3,384pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Auckland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Auckland from Des Moines found for this year
18 Jul - 27 Jul
$1,828pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
18 Jul - 27 Jul
$1,832pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
18 Jul - 27 Jul
$2,165pp
DSM
Des Moines
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Auckland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Auckland from Des Moines, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 4 Feb
$3,117pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
28 Jan - 4 Feb
$3,384pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
28 Jan - 4 Feb
$3,710pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Des Moines to Auckland flights.

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Auckland

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to Auckland due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Des Moines and Auckland for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Auckland Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Des Moines to Auckland Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Air New Zealand. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Auckland for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Auckland for under $1,900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $1,828, but on average you can expect to pay $3,247.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Auckland for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Des Moines to Auckland, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Des Moines to Auckland for under $3,200?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Des Moines to Auckland within the next 7 days for less than $3,200.

Does it rain more in Des Moines or Auckland?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Des Moines is roughly similar to Auckland. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Auckland?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Auckland is generally colder than in Des Moines. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Des Moines to Auckland?

A quick flight from Des Moines to Auckland can take about 24h 52m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $2,165. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Des Moines to Auckland round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Des Moines to Auckland round-trip from $1,828. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air New Zealand, from $2,165, and Delta, from $7,398.

Destination information for Auckland

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Auckland
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.41
Average temperature for January in Auckland
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Auckland
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Auckland

Top 3 airlines flying from Des Moines to Auckland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Auckland choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
$1,121 $1,340 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$1,182 $1,734 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$1,166 $1,886 No cancel fee 69%
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