Cheap flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo (DSM - SBP) from $238

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DSM — SBP
jun. 25 — jul. 21

Cheap flight deals from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Des Moines (DSM) to San Luis Obispo (SBP). 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 junio 20, 2024.

Popular in

October

Cheapest in

May

Average price

$507

Round-trip from

$366
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Des Moines to San Luis Obispo County

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

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

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Luis Obispo from Des Moines. Users have commonly found prices around $469 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $259. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in October.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from DSM to SBP?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 27% on flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on junio 20, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
mar. 7/25:00 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 47mAmerican Airlines
mar. 7/912:20 pmSBP - DSM
1 stop8h 57mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$413
mar. 7/25:00 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 47mAmerican Airlines
mar. 7/912:23 pmSBP - DSM
2 stops8h 54mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$493
mar. 7/25:00 amDSM - SBP
2 stops8h 56mAmerican Airlines
mar. 7/912:23 pmSBP - DSM
2 stops8h 54mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$599

Des Moines to San Luis Obispo 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Des Moines and San Luis Obispo in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
mar. 9/176:03 amDSM - SBP
2 stops11h 32mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/246:18 amSBP - DSM
2 stops12h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$238
mar. 9/175:05 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 39mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/246:18 amSBP - DSM
2 stops12h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$297
mar. 9/175:05 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 39mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/246:18 amSBP - DSM
2 stops12h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$328
mar. 9/175:05 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 39mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/2412:24 pmSBP - DSM
1 stop8h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$406
mar. 7/25:00 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 47mAmerican Airlines
mar. 7/912:20 pmSBP - DSM
1 stop8h 57mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$413
mar. 9/175:05 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 39mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/2412:24 pmSBP - DSM
1 stop8h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$418
jue. 10/36:04 pmDSM - SBP
1 stop6h 18mAmerican Airlines
dom. 10/64:17 pmSBP - DSM
1 stop5h 38mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$466
mar. 7/25:00 amDSM - SBP
1 stop8h 47mAmerican Airlines
mar. 7/912:23 pmSBP - DSM
2 stops8h 54mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$493
jue. 10/36:03 amDSM - SBP
2 stops11h 32mAmerican Airlines
dom. 10/64:17 pmSBP - DSM
1 stop5h 38mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$531

Find flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

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Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 9/17

2 stops11h 32m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 9/24

2 stops12h 09m

$238

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 9/17

1 stop8h 39m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 9/24

2 stops12h 09m

$297

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 9/17

1 stop8h 39m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 9/24

2 stops12h 09m

$328

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 9/17

1 stop8h 39m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 9/24

1 stop8h 20m

$406

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 7/2

1 stop8h 47m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 7/9

1 stop8h 57m

$413

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 9/17

1 stop8h 39m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 9/24

1 stop8h 20m

$418

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

jue. 10/3

1 stop6h 18m

San Luis Obispo County

dom. 10/6

1 stop5h 38m

$466

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

mar. 7/2

1 stop8h 47m

San Luis Obispo County

mar. 7/9

2 stops8h 54m

$493

Des MoinesSan Luis Obispo County

DSM - SBP

DSMSBP

Des Moines

jue. 10/3

2 stops19h 59m

San Luis Obispo County

dom. 10/6

2 stops13h 29m

$581

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Deals found on 6/19

What is the cheapest day to fly from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Temperature and rainfall in San Luis Obispo by month

Plan your trip to San Luis Obispo by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SBP

Temperature

51.8 - 66.2 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to San Luis Obispo, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 66.2 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing San Luis Obispo

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San Luis Obispo. 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 San Luis Obispo. Reviews last updated junio 20, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with American Airlines and United Airlines from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo by reading reviews from past customers. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.4
Good
10,000 reviews

Crew

8.1

Boarding

7.7

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Food

6.7

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Basic and no-frills. Late timing put pressure on disembarking and making connections.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
7.4
Good
10,000 reviews

Crew

8.1

Boarding

7.7

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Food

6.7

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Basic and no-frills. Late timing put pressure on disembarking and making connections.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
7.4
Good
10,000 reviews

Crew

8.1

Boarding

7.7

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Food

6.7

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Basic and no-frills. Late timing put pressure on disembarking and making connections.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $238, but on average you can expect to pay $536.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo round-trip?

    Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to San Luis Obispo, with prices starting at $238. Another option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $581 round trip. American Airlines is priced at 49% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What does DSM to SBP mean?

    DSM stands for Des Moines Airport, while SBP stands for San Luis Obispo County Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

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    Yes. In addition to deals on Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flight deals updated?

    The Des Moines to San Luis Obispo flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo (average of $366). Flying from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo in June is currently the most expensive (average of $553). 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.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Des Moines to San Luis Obispo

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
American AirlinesCheapest$297Average$524FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
United AirlinesCheapest$308Average$522FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%

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