Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to South Africa

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Des Moines (DSM) to South Africa

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to JNB flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to South Africa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Africa.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Des Moines to South Africa?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 51 days in advance to save up to 29% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 51 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Des Moines to South Africa 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,045, or $1,414 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to South Africa?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to South Africa from Des Moines average $1,222. You can even find prices in February for less than $1,222, as users have found deals to South Africa from as low as $889. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to South Africa from Des Moines. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 78%.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to South Africa in May, June 2021

The best prices found for DSM to South Africa flights for May, June
8 Jun - 17 Jun
$1,229pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to South Africa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Africa from Des Moines found for this year
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$980pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
18 Nov - 21 Nov
$984pp
DSM
Des Moines
Iberia
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Iberia
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
4 Nov - 7 Nov
$1,058pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to South Africa

Are flight prices decreasing from Des Moines to South Africa 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 Des Moines and South Africa 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 Des Moines to South Africa to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Des Moines to South Africa are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to South Africa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Des Moines to South Africa that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta and Iberia. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Des Moines to South Africa?

Des Moines (DSM), located 3.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Des Moines to South Africa.

Can I find flights from Des Moines to South Africa for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to South Africa for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $980, but on average you can expect to pay $1,459.

Are there nonstop flights from Des Moines to South Africa for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

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

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Des Moines to South Africa?

Consider Delta, Iberia or Lufthansa when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Des Moines to South Africa.

What are the cheapest Flights from Des Moines to South Africa?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $651. While the most popular route (Des Moines - Johannesburg OR Tambo) can be booked for $1,019 on average our data indicates $1,223 when flying from Des Moines to South Africa

How long is the flight from Des Moines to South Africa?

Airlines like Delta, United Airlines, and British Airways fly from Des Moines to South Africa in about 25h. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 6h 07m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Des Moines to South Africa round-trip?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to South Africa, with prices starting at $980. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Lufthansa and British Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $1,134 and $1,158, respectively.

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