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

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

Travelers have found that booking a Sunday departure is the best way to save up to 29% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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 27% on flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield in January, February 2022

The best prices found for DSM to BFL flights for January, February
Feb 14 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

6h 00m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 44m
$304

United Airlines

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Deal found 16/1/22

Feb 14 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

17h 25m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

9h 52m
$307

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Feb 14 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

17h 25m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

12h 43m
$311

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Des Moines to Bakersfield 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Bakersfield from Des Moines found for this year
Feb 14 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

6h 00m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 44m
$304

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Feb 14 - Feb 17
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

17h 25m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

9h 52m
$307

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

Mar 15 - Mar 21
DSM

Des Moines

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

9h 41m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

14h 26m
$308

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

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. United Airlines and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $304, but on average you can expect to pay $376.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Bakersfield?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $194. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Bakersfield Meadows Field) can be booked for $304 on average our data indicates $256 when flying from Des Moines to Bakersfield.

Can I fly to Bakersfield Meadows Field from Des Moines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Bakersfield Meadows Field within the United States

Most visitors from Des Moines need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Bakersfield Meadows Field.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Bakersfield Meadows Field.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Bakersfield Meadows Field.

Can I fly back to Des Moines from Bakersfield Meadows Field?

Returning to Des Moines from Bakersfield Meadows Field

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Bakersfield Meadows Field must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Bakersfield Meadows Field are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

Alternative routes for Des Moines to Bakersfield

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

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
American Airlines
Cheapest$205
Average$423
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$328
Average$461
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety