Cheap flights from Des Moines to San Jose from $154

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Flight information for Des Moines to San Jose
(DSM to SJC)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Des Moines to San Jose
Best Price Found$305The best flight deal from Des Moines to San Jose found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $305
Fastest flight time6h 18mThe fastest flight from Des Moines to San Jose takes 6h 18m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Des Moines to San Jose. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Des Moines Airport - San Jose Airport.
Airports in San Jose1 airportThere is 1 airport near San Jose: San Jose (SJC)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Des Moines to San Jose

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

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to San Jose from Des Moines is August. Most expensive is November

What is the cheapest day to depart Des Moines for San Jose?

Friday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Friday. The most expensive is typically Monday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Des Moines to San Jose?

in the morning

Des Moines to San Jose flights are approximately 5% more expensive at noon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to San Jose from Des Moines?

Delta

American Airlines, Delta, and Major Airline are the most popular carriers operating from Des Moines to San Jose

What is the cheapest Des Moines to San Jose flight route?

Des Moines - San Jose

Fly from Des Moines to San Jose for the best Des Moines - San Jose flight prices

How far in advance should you book Des Moines to San Jose flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Des Moines to San Jose is approximately 60 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Des Moines to San Jose

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Des Moines to San Jose by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Nov 8
DSM3:00 pmDes Moines
15h 35m
2 stops
SJC6:35 amSan Jose
Nov 15
SJC4:30 pmSan Jose
14h 27m
2 stops
DSM6:57 amDes Moines
Delta
Nov 12
DSM8:25 amDes Moines
10h 16m
2 stops
SJC6:41 pmSan Jose
Nov 15
SJC5:59 pmSan Jose
10h 52m
2 stops
DSM4:51 amDes Moines
American Airlines
Nov 12
DSM12:15 amDes Moines
6h 29m
1 stop
SJC6:44 amSan Jose
Nov 15
SJC5:50 pmSan Jose
8h 47m
1 stop
DSM2:37 amDes Moines
United Airlines
Dec 25
DSM4:20 amDes Moines
5h 59m
1 stop
SJC10:19 amSan Jose
Dec 30
SJC3:55 amSan Jose
5h 21m
1 stop
DSM9:16 amDes Moines
Alaska Airlines
Nov 16
DSM12:15 amDes Moines
8h 31m
1 stop
SJC8:46 amSan Jose
Nov 18
SJC5:50 pmSan Jose
8h 47m
1 stop
DSM2:37 amDes Moines
Multiple Airlines
Nov 8
DSM12:51 pmDes Moines
17h 40m
2 stops
SJC6:31 amSan Jose
Nov 15
SJC11:23 amSan Jose
5h 29m
1 stop
DSM4:52 pmDes Moines

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to San Jose

If you're looking for one-way flights from Des Moines to San Jose, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines and Delta
Delta
Nov 12
DSM9:00 amDes Moines
9h 41m
2 stops
SJC6:41 pmSan Jose
American Airlines
Nov 12
DSM12:15 amDes Moines
8h 31m
1 stop
SJC8:46 amSan Jose
Multiple Airlines
Nov 12
DSM8:42 amDes Moines
35h 29m
3 stops
SJC8:11 pmSan Jose

Search last-minute flights to San Jose from Des Moines

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Des Moines to San Jose
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
DSM4:12 pmDes Moines
17h 13m
2 stops
SJC9:25 amSan Jose
Oct 31
SJC5:20 amSan Jose
10h 50m
2 stops
DSM4:10 pmDes Moines
United Airlines
Oct 27
DSM9:40 amDes Moines
10h 48m
1 stop
SJC8:28 pmSan Jose
Apr 20
SJC4:45 amSan Jose
8h 09m
1 stop
DSM12:54 pmDes Moines
American Airlines
Oct 28
DSM1:13 pmDes Moines
5h 43m
1 stop
SJC6:56 pmSan Jose
Oct 31
SJC2:10 amSan Jose
7h 03m
1 stop
DSM9:13 amDes Moines
Delta
Oct 26
DSM10:15 amDes Moines
9h 56m
2 stops
SJC8:11 pmSan Jose
Oct 29
SJC6:13 amSan Jose
10h 18m
2 stops
DSM4:31 pmDes Moines
Multiple Airlines
Oct 28
DSM4:12 pmDes Moines
17h 13m
2 stops
SJC9:25 amSan Jose
Oct 31
SJC2:10 amSan Jose
7h 03m
1 stop
DSM9:13 amDes Moines
United Airlines
Oct 26
DSM2:00 amDes Moines
8h 50m
1 stop
SJC10:50 amSan Jose
Oct 29
SJC9:32 amSan Jose
5h 19m
1 stop
DSM2:51 pmDes Moines

Best airlines flying from Des Moines to San Jose

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Des Moines to San Jose with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Delta
PriceFrom $149
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.2

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $149
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $149
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Des Moines to San Jose offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Des Moines to San Jose, such as American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Des Moines to San Jose by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Des Moines to San Jose is 1527.5 mi. 5h 43m is a normal flight duration for this route.


Can I fly to San Jose from Des Moines right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Jose within the United States

Most visitors from Des Moines need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Jose.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Des Moines are not required to quarantine after entering San Jose.

Can I fly back to Des Moines from San Jose?

Returning to Des Moines from San Jose

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Jose are not required to quarantine after entering Des Moines.

If you are planning to travel to San Jose at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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