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San Diego to Des Moines Flights

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Selected fares from San Diego to Des Moines

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SAN DSM Tue, Dec 9 - Tue, Dec 30 $276
SAN DSM Thu, Oct 16 - Mon, Oct 20 $310
SAN DSM Tue, Dec 23 - Wed, Jan 7 $342
SAN DSM Thu, Nov 27 - Wed, Dec 3 $454
SAN DSM Tue, Nov 25 - Wed, Dec 3 $555

San Diego and Des Moines airports and terminals

Airports in San Diego CA, US
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    San Diego Airport (SAN)

    Distance from City Center: 2 miles

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Airports in Des Moines IA, US
map of airports in Des Moines
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    Des Moines Airport (DSM)

    Distance from City Center: 5.5 miles

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Des Moines Airport Hotels

Hotel only $94

Quality Inn & Suites Airport

2 stars
3.0 / 5 17 reviews

5231 Fleur Dr. Map

The Quality Inn & Suites Airport is conveniently located across the street from the Des Moines International Airport and only minutes from Downtown Des Moines and the State Capital and Des Moines... More

Hotel only $74

Days Inn & Suites Des Moines Airport

2 stars
3.5 / 5 47 reviews

1901 Hackley Avenue Map

Stay 3, Save 20%

The Days Inn And Suites Des Moines-Airport is your ideal choice for Des Moines Iowa smoke-free hotels.... More

Hotel only $92

Hampton Inn Des Moines-Airport

3 stars
4.1 / 5 30 reviews

5001 Fleur Drive Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

get ready to take off...welcome to the Hampton Inn Des Moines-Airport.Here at the Hampton Inn® hotel at the Des Moines-Airport, we strive to make your life easier.... More

Hotel only $85

AmericInn Des Moines - Airport

1 star
3.3 / 5 4 reviews

1920 Hackley Ave Map

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

Hotel only $45

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

Hotel only $134

Holiday Inn DES MOINES-AIRPORT/CONF CENTER

3 stars
3.9 / 5 10 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

October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from San Diego to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 24 San Diego (SAN) Des Moines (DSM) Frontier Airlines $303
Earn $3.03
Return Sun, Oct 26 Des Moines (DSM) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from San Diego to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 10 San Diego (SAN) Des Moines (DSM) Frontier Airlines $303
Earn $3.03
Return Sun, Oct 26 Des Moines (DSM) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines
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November

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from San Diego to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 27 San Diego (SAN) Des Moines (DSM) Frontier Airlines $323
Earn $3.23
Return Wed, Dec 3 Des Moines (DSM) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from San Diego to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 26 San Diego (SAN) Des Moines (DSM) Frontier Airlines $458
Earn $4.58
Return Wed, Dec 3 Des Moines (DSM) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines
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December

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from San Diego to Des Moines

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Dec 16 San Diego (SAN) Des Moines (DSM) Delta Air Lines $276
Earn $2.76
Return Wed, Jan 7 Des Moines (DSM) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines
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Fly from San Diego to Des Moines

San Diego's Airport

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from San Diego for your next trip. San Diego International Airport, also known as Lindbergh Field, is located on San Diego Bay, three miles from downtown. The airport is the busiest single-runway airport in the United States. Domestic and international flights are provided by 20 different airlines, including JetBlue, Delta, Southwest, United and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The San Diego International Airport offers both hourly and long-term parking spaces. Short-term parking is offered at $4 per hour and long-term parking costs between $11 and $28 per day. You can park your car for up to 30 days. Be aware that curbside parking is never permitted at San Diego International Airport.

Ground Transportation Information

If you would prefer not to leave your car at the airport, metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. Taxi fares are approximately $2.20 for the first 1/10 mile and $2.30 for each additional mile. San Diego also has a bus system, with a fare of $2.50-$5.00. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your discount air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

San Diego Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the San Diego International Airport. You can grab a bite to eat at Chili's To Go, Starbucks, McDonald's or many other restaurants while waiting for your flight. There is also an NFL Bar. There is a variety of shops where you can purchase anything from books to cell phones. Keep checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights from San Diego.

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.