Cheap flights from Des Moines (DSM) to Sydney (SYD)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Des Moines (DSM) to Sydney (SYD)

All the information you need to plan the best DSM to SYD flight in 2021: compare Des Moines to Sydney flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sydney.
DSM - SYD
Price
$968 - $2,072
SYD
Temperature
51.8 - 71.6 °F
SYD
Precipitation
2 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$968

From Des Moines to Sydney Kingsford Smith

One-way from

$769

One-way flight from Des Moines to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Des Moines to Sydney?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Sydney. Flights to Sydney from Des Moines in September are about $1,417 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $926.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to Sydney (DSM - SYD)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Des Moines to Sydney in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 12% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 36% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Sydney in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DSM to SYD flights for October, November
8 Nov - 15 Nov
$2,647pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$2,687pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
8 Nov - 15 Nov
$3,195pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Sydney 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sydney from Des Moines found for this year
8 Nov - 15 Nov
$2,647pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$2,687pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
8 Nov - 15 Nov
$3,195pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Kingsford Smith from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Sydney
3:00 am - 1:45 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
41h 45m
DSM - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$769
Kiwi.com
2:18 am - 4:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
45h 32m
DSM - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$777
Kiwi.com
1:00 am - 3:50 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
33h 50m
DSM - SYD
United Airlines
$1,237
United

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Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Sydney

Which airlines flying from Des Moines to Sydney Kingsford Smith have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta 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 Des Moines to Sydney for under $1,700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Des Moines to Sydney for under $1,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,658, but on average you can expect to pay $2,365.

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

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to Sydney, with prices starting at $1,658. Another option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $2,092 round trip.

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

When booking a flight from Des Moines to Sydney, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or Air New Zealand as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Des Moines to Sydney?

On average you can expect to pay $2,102 for a flight from Des Moines to Sydney. The cheapest flight overall is $732 while the most popular route, (Des Moines - Sydney Kingsford Smith) is currently priced at $1,658.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sydney, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sydney from Des Moines?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Des Moines to Sydney Kingsford Smith

Most visitors from Des Moines will not be allowed to enter Sydney Kingsford Smith.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Des Moines must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sydney Kingsford Smith.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering Sydney Kingsford Smith.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Des Moines from Sydney?

Returning to Des Moines from Sydney Kingsford Smith

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Des Moines.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sydney Kingsford Smith are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

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Destination information for Sydney

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Des Moines to Sydney.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.34
Average temperature for October in Sydney
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Sydney
5.8 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Sydney

Top 5 airlines flying from Des Moines to Sydney Kingsford Smith

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Des Moines to Sydney choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
$595 $887 No cancel fee 74%
United Airlines
$776 $1,498 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$866 $1,449 No cancel fee N/A
Air New Zealand
$953 $1,240 No cancel fee 78%
American Airlines
$1,011 $1,682 No cancel fee 71%