Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Iowa

SAN — DSM
Dec 6 — Dec 131

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Iowa?

Users have found that booking a flight from San Diego to Iowa at least 16 days early can save you up to 25% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 16 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Diego to Iowa for as little as $265 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 $366 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Iowa?

November can be a great time to fly to Iowa from San Diego with a flight ticket averaging about $282. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as $97. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Iowa (SAN - IA)?

When flying from San Diego to Iowa, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Iowa in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SAN to Iowa flights for December, January
Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$117

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$130

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

32h 34m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$138

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

San Diego to Iowa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Iowa from San Diego found for this year
Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$117

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$130

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

32h 34m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$138

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap United Airlines flights from San Diego to Iowa

Feb 7 - Feb 9
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

23h 43m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

12h 15m
$279

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Jan 13 - Jan 16
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

18h 22m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

24h 17m
$378

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 8 - Dec 13
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

9h 42m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

12h 22m
$428

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Cheap Allegiant Air flights from San Diego to Iowa

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$117

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$130

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 22 - Jan 2
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 13m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

23h 36m
$281

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Non-stop flights to Iowa from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Iowa direct flight deals
Dec 22 - Dec 26
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 13m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$399

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 22 - Dec 26
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 13m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$400

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 22 - Dec 26
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 13m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$422

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Last minute flights from San Diego to Iowa

Late deals on return flights to Iowa from San Diego, departing today and this week
Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$117

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 14m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$130

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

2 stops

32h 34m
DSM

Des Moines

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

3h 50m
$138

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

One-way flights to Iowa from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Iowa
Dec 8
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

3h 13m
$55

Allegiant Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 7
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 58m
$64

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 12
SAN

San Diego

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 01m
$65

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Iowa flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Diego to Iowa?

San Diego (SAN) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from San Diego to Iowa. It is only a 2.6 mi journey to San Diego (SAN) from San Diego’s city center.

Which airlines flying from San Diego to Iowa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Allegiant Air, American Airlines, 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 San Diego to Iowa for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Iowa for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $191, but on average you can expect to pay $275.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Iowa for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 3 direct flights from San Diego to Iowa under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Iowa is less than $407.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Iowa for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Iowa within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this San Diego to Iowa flight route?

Flights from San Diego to Iowa have been viewed 21 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular routes from San Diego to Iowa?

The most popular flight routes from San Diego to Iowa are San Diego - Des Moines, San Diego - Cedar Rapids and San Diego - Dubuque.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Iowa?

Before booking your flight from San Diego to Iowa check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Iowa?

The cheapest flight price from San Diego to Iowa is $121. On average you can expect to pay $392. The most popular route, (San Diego - Des Moines), can usually be booked for $233.

Destination points for flights from San Diego to Iowa

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Top 6 airlines flying from San Diego to Iowa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Iowa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$69Average$279FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$75Average$170FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$252Average$564FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$278Average$555FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$310Average$481FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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