Cheap flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines (SNA - DSM)

SNA — DSM
Aug 16 — Aug 231

The best prices from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Des Moines are usually found in May or April, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from Santa Ana (SNA) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best SNA to DSM flight in 2022: compare Santa Ana to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.

SNA - DSM

Price

$258 - $552

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inFebruaryHigh demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$258From Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Des Moines
One-way from$139One-way flight from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Des Moines

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

Flying to your destination on a Sunday 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 Santa Ana to Des Moines?

Users have found that booking a flight from Santa Ana to Des Moines at least 48 days early can save you up to 43% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 48 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines for as little as $348 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 $435 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Santa Ana to Des Moines?

Flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Santa Ana to Des Moines in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $95.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Ana to Des Moines (SNA - DSM)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Santa Ana to Des Moines in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 61% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SNA to DSM flights for August, September
Sep 1 - Sep 8
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$100

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$105

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$106

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Santa Ana to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Santa Ana found for this year
Sep 1 - Sep 8
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$100

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$105

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$106

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap Allegiant Air flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines

Sep 1 - Sep 8
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$100

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$105

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$106

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines

Aug 18 - Aug 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

11h 54m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

10h 10m
$599

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 19 - Aug 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

8h 08m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

10h 10m
$696

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from Santa Ana

Save time with Santa Ana to Des Moines direct flight deals
Sep 1 - Sep 8
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$100

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$105

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 1 - Sep 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$106

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last minute flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from Santa Ana, departing today and this week
Aug 18 - Aug 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

9h 38m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

3h 40m
$164

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 18 - Aug 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

9h 38m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

26h 44m
$181

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Aug 18 - Aug 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

9h 38m
DSM

Des Moines

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

2 stops

26h 44m
$192

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

One-way flights to Des Moines from Santa Ana

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines
Aug 25
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 18m
$44

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 24
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

23h 27m
$45

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 25
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 15m
$52

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Allegiant Air, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Allegiant Air for just $100, but on average you can expect to pay $153.

Are there nonstop flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 4 direct flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Santa Ana to Des Moines is less than $111.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Ana to Des Moines for under $200?

There are currently 18+ open flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

According to our current data, Allegiant Air ($100), Frontier ($157), and United Airlines ($186) offers the cheapest pricing from Santa Ana to Des Moines. Allegiant Air is 72% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Santa Ana to Des Moines one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Santa Ana to Des Moines are Allegiant Air ($52), Frontier ($65), and United Airlines ($93).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Santa Ana to Des Moines?

Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and Frontier are the most popular airlines when flying from Santa Ana to Des Moines.

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Ana to Des Moines?

While on average a flight from Santa Ana to Des Moines is generally $651, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $49. When looking at the most popular route, (Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Des Moines), you can expect to pay $108 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Santa Ana to Des Moines

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Top 4 airlines flying from Santa Ana to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Ana to Des Moines choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Allegiant AirCheapest$72Average$165FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$124Average$158FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$285Average$454FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$291Average$497FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Santa Ana to Des Moines

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Weekly flight availability from Santa Ana to Des Moines

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Santa Ana to Des Moines
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