Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Auckland (AKL)

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

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to AKL flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to Auckland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Auckland.
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

$1,312

Average for round-trip flights in May 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 20% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Auckland in May, June 2021

The best prices found for DSM to AKL flights for May, June
27 May - 3 Jun
$3,837pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
27 May - 3 Jun
$3,993pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
27 May - 3 Jun
$4,056pp
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
28 Nov - 5 Dec
$1,603pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
28 Nov - 5 Dec
$1,608pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
2 Nov - 18 Nov
$1,640pp
DSM
Des Moines
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
AKL
Auckland Intl
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

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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 $1,700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Auckland for under $1,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,640, but on average you can expect to pay $4,270.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to Auckland for under $1,600 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.

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 greater than that of Auckland. You can assume this to be the case over the next 18 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 27h 20m. Qantas Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,640.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Des Moines to Auckland round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Des Moines to Auckland round-trip from $1,640.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Auckland.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.38
Average temperature for May in Auckland
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Auckland
1.6 ″

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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