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Sacramento to Des Moines Flights

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Selected fares from Sacramento to Des Moines

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SAC DSM Sat, Jan 10 - Tue, Jan 13 $395
SAC DSM Mon, Apr 6 - Wed, Apr 8 $409
SAC DSM Thu, Jan 8 - Sun, Jan 11 $476

Sacramento and Des Moines airports and terminals

Airports in Sacramento CA, US
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    Sacramento Intl Airport (SMF)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

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Airports in Des Moines IA, US
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    Des Moines Airport (DSM)

    Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles

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Quality Inn & Suites Airport

2 stars
2.9 / 5 18 reviews

5231 Fleur Dr. Map

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Days Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport

2 stars
3.5 / 5 50 reviews

1901 Hackley Avenue Map

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Hampton Inn Des Moines-Airport

3 stars
4.1 / 5 31 reviews

5001 Fleur Drive Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

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AmericInn Des Moines - Airport

1 star
3.4 / 5 5 reviews

1920 Hackley Ave Map

...Inn of Des Moines - Airport, IA is conveniently located on Hackley Ave.... More

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Motel 6 Des Moines South - Airport

1 star
2.8 / 5 42 reviews

4817 Fleur Dr Map

The closest Motel 6 in Des Moines to the airport, just 3 minutes away.... More

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Holiday Inn DES MOINES-AIRPORT/CONF CENTER

3 stars
3.8 / 5 11 reviews

6111 Fleur Drive Map

Book a Room at Our Des Moines Airport Hotel Situated close to area treasures, such as Drake University, and adjacent to the Des Moines Airport, this hotel provides a prime location in the midst of... More

January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Sacramento to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 8 Sacramento (SMF) Des Moines (DSM) American Airlines $404
Earn $4.04
Return Sun, Jan 11 Des Moines (DSM) Sacramento (SMF) American Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Sacramento to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 10 Sacramento (SMF) Des Moines (DSM) American Airlines $395
Earn $3.95
Return Tue, Jan 13 Des Moines (DSM) Sacramento (SMF) American Airlines
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Flights to Des Moines

Airports in Sacramento

The city of Sacramento is served by Sacramento International Airport, which is situated approximately 10 miles northwest of the city's central business district. Finding low-fare flights from Sacramento is easy using the travel planning tool on Orbitz.com. Many airlines offer domestic and international flights at Sacramento International Airport, including Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, US Airways, and United Airlines.

Parking at Sacramento International Airport

Travelers flying out of Sacramento International Airport can choose from hourly, daily, and economy parking. Hourly parking is available at a rate of $2 per half hour. Daily parking is available at a rate of $29 per day. The cheapest parking at Sacramento International Airport is offered in the economy parking lot at a rate of $10 per day.

Transportation at Sacramento International Airport

The airport is connected to the downtown Sacramento area via the Yolobus #42. On-demand taxi services are also available at the airport. The rate for a round-trip between downtown Sacramento and the airport is about $56.00. Car rental services are also available and can be booked in advance through Orbitz.com.

Restaurants at Sacramento International Airport

Instead of traveling on an empty stomach, travelers can take advantage of a variety of dining options available at several restaurants at Sacramento International Airport, including Burger King Express, California Pizza Kitchen, Starbucks, Peet's Coffee & Tea, Old Soul Coffee, and the Eco Grounds Café . Whether you are looking for discount domestic or international flights from Sacramento, Orbitz.com makes it easy to plan your next trip.

Cheap Flights to Des Moines

If Iowa is your travel destination, you can get help planning your trip. Orbitz.com can find cheap flights to Des Moines at the click of a button. Des Moines International Airport is the main airport in this area and is located just three miles from downtown at 5800 Fleur Drive. Airlines flying out of the airport include Delta Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines, Allegiant Air and more. Simplify your travel planning, and let Orbitz.com find low-fare air tickets for you.

Airport Transportation Information

The airport offers a variety of transportation options to passengers. Travelers can choose from taxis, shuttle buses, limousines and rental cars to take them from the airport to their last destination. Transportation companies include C & C Limousine, Budget Car Rental, Hertz Car Rental, Capitol Cab Company and more. There is also the option of bus transportation offered by Jefferson Bus Lines and Greyhound.

Weather in Des Moines

Des Moines's weather is characteristic of hot and humid summers and cold and snowy winters. If traveling during the warmer months, it's a good idea to pack light, cool clothing. During the colder months, be prepared with overcoats and warm clothing.

Attractions in Des Moines

This city has a variety of historical sites, parks, landmarks and other attractions. Some of the most popular places to visit in Des Moines are the Capitol Building and the Iowa State Fairgrounds, which opens every August. Orbitz.com can help you plan your trip by finding you cheap flights to Des Moines.

Flight schedule for flights from Sacramento to Des Moines on Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA496/AA5553 SMF 7:16 PM DSM 2:17 AM 320/CR9 5hr 1min
American Airlines/US Airways AA496/US5553 SMF 7:16 PM DSM 2:17 AM 320/CR9 5hr 1min
US Airways/American Airlines US496/AA5553 SMF 7:16 PM DSM 2:17 AM 320/CR9 5hr 1min
US Airways/US Airways US496/US5553 SMF 7:16 PM DSM 2:17 AM 320/CR9 5hr 1min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA635/AA5584 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 1:52 PM 321/CR9 5hr 52min
American Airlines/US Airways AA635/US5584 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 1:52 PM 321/CR9 5hr 52min
US Airways/American Airlines US635/AA5584 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 1:52 PM 321/CR9 5hr 52min
US Airways/US Airways US635/US5584 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 1:52 PM 321/CR9 5hr 52min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL1745/DL3348 SMF 6:45 AM DSM 2:40 PM 320/CRJ 5hr 55min
American Airlines/US Airways AA1660/US8356 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 2:43 PM M83/CR7 6hr 43min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA1660/AA3245 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 2:43 PM M83/CR7 6hr 43min
US Airways/US Airways US1660/US8356 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 2:43 PM M83/CR7 6hr 43min
US Airways/American Airlines US1660/AA3245 SMF 6:00 AM DSM 2:43 PM M83/CR7 6hr 43min