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Cheap flights from San Antonio to Des Moines (SAT - DSM)

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The best prices from San Antonio to Des Moines are usually found in May or August, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Antonio (SAT) to Des Moines (DSM)

SAT - DSM
Price
$153 - $376
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 51% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$153

From San Antonio to Des Moines

One-way from

$89

One-way flight from San Antonio to Des Moines

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 San Antonio to Des Moines?

Flying to your destination on a Wednesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Des Moines. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Antonio to Des Moines, book at least 25 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 58% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $363 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $501.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Antonio to Des Moines?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Des Moines. Flights to Des Moines from San Antonio in April are about $308 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $199.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Antonio to Des Moines (SAT - DSM)?

When flying from San Antonio to Des Moines, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 42% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Antonio to Des Moines in November, December 2020

The best prices found for SAT to DSM flights for November, December
25 Dec - 1 Jan
$241pp
SAT
San Antonio
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAT
San Antonio
25 Dec - 1 Jan
$269pp
SAT
San Antonio
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAT
San Antonio
25 Dec - 1 Jan
$288pp
SAT
San Antonio
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAT
San Antonio

San Antonio to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from San Antonio found for next year
25 Dec - 1 Jan
$241pp
SAT
San Antonio
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAT
San Antonio
25 Dec - 1 Jan
$269pp
SAT
San Antonio
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAT
San Antonio
25 Dec - 1 Jan
$288pp
SAT
San Antonio
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAT
San Antonio

One-way flights to Des Moines from San Antonio

The cheapest one-way flights from San Antonio to Des Moines
6:25 am - 3:39 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
9h 14m
SAT - DSM
United Airlines
$89
United
6:01 am - 5:28 pm
Delta
2 Stops
11h 27m
SAT - DSM
Delta
$103
Delta
4:50 am - 1:25 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
8h 35m
SAT - DSM
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Antonio to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from San Antonio to Des Moines 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 San Antonio and Des Moines 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Antonio to Des Moines to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Antonio to Des Moines. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Antonio to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from San Antonio to Des Moines have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier 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 San Antonio to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Antonio to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $146, but on average you can expect to pay $352.

Are there nonstop flights from San Antonio to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

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

How popular is this flight route?

The San Antonio to Des Moines flight path was viewed by 16 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in San Antonio or Des Moines?

The rainfall in San Antonio is generally same as the rainfall in Des Moines. This will continue over the next 11 days.

Is San Antonio weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

With an average temperature of 97 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Des Moines are colder than in San Antonio.

How long is the flight from San Antonio to Des Moines?

Departing from San Antonio to Des Moines will take you 5h 19m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($146), United Airlines ($166), and Delta ($203) offers the cheapest pricing from San Antonio to Des Moines. American Airlines is priced at 53% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Antonio to Des Moines one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $74. United Airlines flights start at $83 while deals on Delta start at $103 one-way.

Alternative routes for San Antonio to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Antonio to Des Moines
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing San Antonio

Airports servicing Des Moines

Top 4 airlines from San Antonio to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Antonio to Des Moines 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
Frontier
$130 $254 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$163 $331 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$114 $355 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$134 $365 No cancel fee N/A
Weekly flight availability
from San Antonio to Des Moines
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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