Cheap flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield (DSM - BFL)

DSM — BFL
Feb 2 — Feb 91

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Des Moines to Bakersfield?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 58% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Bakersfield from Des Moines average $547. You can even find prices in March for less than $547, as users have found deals to Bakersfield from as low as $314. The month of February appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Bakersfield from Des Moines. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 58%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Bakersfield (DSM - BFL)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 31% on flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield in January, February 2023

The best prices found for DSM to BFL flights for January, February
Feb 19 - Feb 23
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

7h 08m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 21m
$505

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

7h 08m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 50m
$550

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Feb 12 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

17h 42m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 59m
$551

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Des Moines to Bakersfield 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Bakersfield from Des Moines found for this year
Mar 7 - Mar 14
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

6h 57m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 32m
$447

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 7 - Mar 14
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

11h 56m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 32m
$452

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 19 - Feb 23
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

7h 08m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 21m
$505

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Cheap United Airlines flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield

Mar 7 - Mar 14
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

29h 30m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 23m
$515

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 12 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

17h 42m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 59m
$551

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Feb 12 - Feb 15
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

5h 43m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 12m
$577

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Cheap American Airlines flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield

Mar 7 - Mar 14
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

6h 57m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 32m
$447

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 7 - Mar 14
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

11h 56m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 32m
$452

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 19 - Feb 23
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

7h 08m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 21m
$505

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Bakersfield

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,152 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.2

Boarding

7.9

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,152 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,152 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.2

Boarding

7.9

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,680 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,152 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.2

Boarding

7.9

Overall

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Bakersfield Meadows Field have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Des Moines to Bakersfield Meadows Field have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $447, but on average you can expect to pay $544.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Des Moines to Bakersfield is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $447 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $515. American Airlines is currently priced 18% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $489. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Bakersfield Meadows Field) can be booked for $507 on average our data indicates $569 when flying from Des Moines to Bakersfield.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Bakersfield

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Top 2 airlines flying from Des Moines to Bakersfield

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Bakersfield choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$339Average$429FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$431Average$568FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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