Cheap flights from San Antonio to Des Moines (SAT - DSM) from $201

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 3/27. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SAT — DSM
feb. 27 — mar. 51

The best prices from San Antonio to Des Moines are usually found in January or February, booked 82 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from San Antonio to Des Moines

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Antonio (SAT) to Des Moines (DSM). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.

Popular in

October

Cheapest in

January

Average price

$363

Round-trip from

$323
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From San Antonio to Des Moines

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

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 61%.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from San Antonio to Des Moines at least 43 days early can save you up to 84% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 43 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Antonio to Des Moines for as little as $365 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $574 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

January can be a great time to fly to Des Moines from San Antonio with a flight ticket averaging about $418. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $275. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Antonio to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.

Cheap United Airlines flights from San Antonio to Des Moines

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between San Antonio and Des Moines. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest United Airlines flights we've detected traveling from San Antonio to Des Moines. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
sáb. 3/94:13 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 07mUnited Airlines
mié. 3/132:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop6h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$455
sáb. 3/94:13 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 07mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/122:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$473
sáb. 3/96:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/126:35 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops13h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$478
dom. 3/106:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
jue. 3/142:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop6h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$511
dom. 3/106:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
mié. 3/136:35 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops16h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$533
dom. 3/106:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
sáb. 3/166:10 amDSM - SAT
1 stop4h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$540
mar. 3/267:23 amSAT - DSM
2 stops10h 13mUnited Airlines
mié. 3/273:21 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop7h 51mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$554
jue. 2/297:25 amSAT - DSM
1 stop15h 50mUnited Airlines
lun. 3/49:00 amDSM - SAT
1 stop28h 19mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/20$621
jue. 2/297:25 amSAT - DSM
1 stop15h 50mUnited Airlines
lun. 3/43:23 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops21h 56mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/20$646

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Antonio to Des Moines

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between San Antonio and Des Moines. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced American Airlines flights we've found at this time heading from San Antonio to Des Moines. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
dom. 5/266:14 amSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 08mAmerican Airlines
mié. 5/291:07 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/22$315
dom. 5/262:24 pmSAT - DSM
2 stops7h 38mAmerican Airlines
mié. 5/291:07 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/22$321
dom. 4/217:00 amSAT - DSM
1 stop3h 52mAmerican Airlines
mié. 4/241:23 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop7h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/22$351
dom. 4/217:00 amSAT - DSM
1 stop3h 52mAmerican Airlines
mié. 4/245:58 amDSM - SAT
2 stops8h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/22$358
jue. 4/251:57 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 4/281:23 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop7h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$366
jue. 4/251:57 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 4/285:58 amDSM - SAT
2 stops7h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$373
dom. 4/211:10 pmSAT - DSM
2 stops8h 50mAmerican Airlines
mié. 4/245:58 amDSM - SAT
2 stops8h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/22$549
dom. 3/105:50 amSAT - DSM
1 stop7h 40mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 3/167:46 amDSM - SAT
2 stops10h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$573
mié. 3/275:50 amSAT - DSM
2 stops10h 06mAmerican Airlines
mié. 4/36:05 amDSM - SAT
2 stops7h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$578

Cheap San Antonio to Des Moines flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Antonio to Des Moines specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Prices were last updated on febrero 22, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Des Moines in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mié. 3/275:20 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop20h 00mMultiple Airlines
mié. 4/312:01 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop9h 01mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$201
mar. 3/266:30 amSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 54mDelta
mié. 3/275:14 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop5h 57mDelta
Deal found 2/21$318
mié. 3/278:41 pmSAT - DSM
2 stops16h 39mMultiple Airlines
mié. 4/312:01 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop9h 01mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$365
sáb. 3/94:13 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 07mUnited Airlines
mié. 3/132:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop6h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$455
sáb. 3/94:13 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 07mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/122:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$473
sáb. 3/96:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/126:35 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops13h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$478
dom. 3/178:41 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop17h 30mMultiple Airlines
lun. 3/185:04 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops26h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$484
dom. 3/178:41 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop17h 30mMultiple Airlines
lun. 3/185:04 pmDSM - SAT
3 stops24h 28mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$510
dom. 3/106:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
jue. 3/142:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop6h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$511

San Antonio to Des Moines 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Antonio and Des Moines in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Des Moines in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mié. 3/275:20 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop20h 00mMultiple Airlines
mié. 4/312:01 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop9h 01mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$201
mar. 3/266:30 amSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 54mDelta
mié. 3/275:14 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop5h 57mDelta
Deal found 2/21$318
mié. 3/278:41 pmSAT - DSM
2 stops16h 39mMultiple Airlines
mié. 4/312:01 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop9h 01mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$365
jue. 4/251:57 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 4/281:23 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop7h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$366
jue. 4/251:57 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 4/285:58 amDSM - SAT
2 stops7h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$373
sáb. 3/94:13 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 07mUnited Airlines
mié. 3/132:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop6h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$455
sáb. 3/94:13 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop6h 07mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/122:56 pmDSM - SAT
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$473
sáb. 3/96:00 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop4h 20mUnited Airlines
mar. 3/126:35 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops13h 55mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$478
dom. 3/178:41 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop17h 30mMultiple Airlines
lun. 3/185:04 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops26h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/20$484

San Antonio to Des Moines flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Antonio to Des Moines for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from San Antonio to Des Moines departing last-minute. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
jue. 2/297:25 amSAT - DSM
1 stop15h 50mUnited Airlines
lun. 3/49:00 amDSM - SAT
1 stop28h 19mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/20$621
jue. 2/297:25 amSAT - DSM
1 stop15h 50mUnited Airlines
lun. 3/43:23 pmDSM - SAT
2 stops21h 56mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/20$646

One-way flights to Des Moines from San Antonio

Search for one-way flight options from San Antonio to Des Moines. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from San Antonio to Des Moines. Users can also find round-trip San Antonio to Des Moines flights by using the search form above.
sáb. 3/169:36 pmSAT - DSM
3 stops23h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$489
sáb. 3/167:15 pmSAT - DSM
1 stop20h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$491
sáb. 3/168:26 pmSAT - DSM
2 stops25h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/21$520

Find flights from San Antonio to Des Moines within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Antonio to Des Moines that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated febrero 22, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$201 - $473

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

mié. 3/27

1 stop20h 00m

Des Moines

mié. 4/3

1 stop9h 01m

$201

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

dom. 5/26

1 stop6h 08m

Des Moines

mié. 5/29

1 stop7h 13m

$315

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

mar. 3/26

1 stop4h 54m

Des Moines

mié. 3/27

1 stop5h 57m

$318

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

dom. 5/26

2 stops7h 38m

Des Moines

mié. 5/29

1 stop7h 13m

$321

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

dom. 4/21

1 stop3h 52m

Des Moines

mié. 4/24

1 stop7h 03m

$351

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

dom. 4/21

1 stop3h 52m

Des Moines

mié. 4/24

2 stops8h 34m

$358

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

mié. 3/27

2 stops16h 39m

Des Moines

mié. 4/3

1 stop9h 01m

$365

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

sáb. 3/9

1 stop6h 07m

Des Moines

mié. 3/13

1 stop6h 01m

$455

San AntonioDes Moines

SAT - DSM

SATDSM

San Antonio

sáb. 3/9

1 stop6h 07m

Des Moines

mar. 3/12

1 stop17h 34m

$473

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Deals found on 2/21

When is the best time to book a flight from San Antonio to Des Moines?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Antonio to Des Moines. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
Booking 82 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from San Antonio to Des Moines. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Antonio to Des Moines?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Antonio to Des Moines. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Antonio to Des Moines flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Des Moines by month

Plan your trip from San Antonio to Des Moines by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Antonio to Des Moines is currently $500 while a round-trip flight costs $351. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Antonio to Des Moines (average of $323). Flying from San Antonio to Des Moines in June is currently the most expensive (average of $456). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$323

February

$352

March

$388

April

$380

May

$406

June

$456

July

$433

August

$385

September

$347

October

$370

November

$384

December

$374

Temperature and rainfall in Des Moines by month

Plan your trip to Des Moines by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Des Moines

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Des Moines. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Des Moines. Reviews last updated febrero 22, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from San Antonio to Des Moines, see what other customers have to say about United Airlines and American Airlines. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a good experience other than a short delay.

8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a good experience other than a short delay.

7.4
Good
11,872 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a good experience other than a short delay.

7.3
Good
15,643 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,921 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.1

Food

7.5

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a good experience other than a short delay.

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Can I find flights from San Antonio to Des Moines for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Antonio to Des Moines for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $201, but on average you can expect to pay $431.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Antonio to Des Moines for under $700?

There are currently 2+ open flights from San Antonio to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

Currently priced at $315, American Airlines will fly you from San Antonio to Des Moines and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $318 and $455, respectively. American Airlines is priced at 24% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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What does SAT to DSM mean?

San Antonio Airport is SAT and Des Moines Airport is DSM. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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Top 3 airlines flying from San Antonio to Des Moines

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$289Average$421FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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American AirlinesCheapest$300Average$407FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$311Average$344FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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