Cheap flights from Oakland, California to Des Moines

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Flight information for Oakland, California to Des Moines
(OAK to DSM)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Oakland, California to Des Moines
Best Price Found$289The best flight deal from Oakland, California to Des Moines found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $289
Fastest flight time11h 30mThe fastest flight from Oakland, California to Des Moines takes 11h 30m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Oakland, California to Des Moines. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Oakland Airport - Des Moines Airport.
Airports in Des Moines1 airportThere is 1 airport near Des Moines: Des Moines (DSM)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Oakland, California to Des Moines

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Oakland, California to Des Moines?

July

The cheapest time of year to fly to Des Moines from Oakland, California is July. Most expensive is June

What is the cheapest day to depart Oakland, California for Des Moines?

Tuesday

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

When is the cheapest time to fly from Oakland, California to Des Moines?

at noon

Oakland, California to Des Moines flights are approximately 34% more expensive in the afternoon than at noon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Des Moines from Oakland, California?

American Airlines

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Oakland, California to Des Moines

What is the cheapest Oakland, California to Des Moines flight route?

Oakland - Des Moines

Fly from Oakland to Des Moines for the best Oakland, California - Des Moines flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from Oakland, California to Des Moines

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 Oakland, California to Des Moines by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Nov 24
OAK3:06 pmOakland
16h 09m
1 stop
DSM7:15 amDes Moines
Nov 29
DSM3:00 amDes Moines
6h 39m
1 stop
OAK9:39 amOakland
Allegiant Air
Dec 22
OAK6:17 amOakland
24h 55m
1 stop
DSM7:12 amDes Moines
Dec 29
DSM3:00 amDes Moines
14h 37m
1 stop
OAK5:37 pmOakland
Multiple Airlines
Nov 12
OAK1:00 amOakland
15h 04m
2 stops
DSM4:04 pmDes Moines
Nov 14
DSM1:14 pmDes Moines
18h 18m
2 stops
OAK7:32 amOakland
Delta
Nov 8
OAK2:17 amOakland
11h 30m
2 stops
DSM1:47 pmDes Moines
Nov 10
DSM12:35 amDes Moines
12h 45m
2 stops
OAK1:20 pmOakland
Multiple Airlines
Nov 12
OAK4:20 amOakland
26h 00m
3 stops
DSM6:20 amDes Moines
Nov 14
DSM1:14 pmDes Moines
18h 18m
2 stops
OAK7:32 amOakland
Multiple Airlines
Nov 11
OAK4:20 amOakland
35h 44m
2 stops
DSM4:04 pmDes Moines
Nov 13
DSM9:10 amDes Moines
44h 19m
3 stops
OAK5:29 amOakland

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Oakland, California to Des Moines

If you're looking for one-way flights from Oakland, California to Des Moines, view some of our deals below provided by Delta and Frontier
Frontier
Nov 15
OAK3:12 pmOakland
15h 45m
1 stop
DSM6:57 amDes Moines
Multiple Airlines
Nov 4
OAK4:20 amOakland
11h 48m
1 stop
DSM4:08 pmDes Moines
Multiple Airlines
Nov 4
OAK2:00 amOakland
39h 04m
2 stops
DSM5:04 pmDes Moines

Search last-minute flights to Des Moines from Oakland, California

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Oakland, California to Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
Nov 6
OAK7:45 amOakland
28h 42m
2 stops
DSM11:27 amDes Moines
Nov 8
DSM3:00 pmDes Moines
13h 28m
1 stop
OAK4:28 amOakland
Delta
Nov 6
OAK6:00 amOakland
5h 11m
1 stop
DSM11:11 amDes Moines
Nov 8
DSM9:00 amDes Moines
6h 25m
1 stop
OAK3:25 pmOakland
Multiple Airlines
Nov 6
OAK2:00 amOakland
34h 27m
3 stops
DSM11:27 amDes Moines
Nov 8
DSM3:00 pmDes Moines
13h 28m
1 stop
OAK4:28 amOakland
Multiple Airlines
Nov 6
OAK2:00 amOakland
34h 27m
3 stops
DSM11:27 amDes Moines
Nov 8
DSM8:42 amDes Moines
34h 18m
2 stops
OAK7:00 pmOakland

Best airlines flying from Oakland, California to Des Moines

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Oakland, California to Des Moines with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Delta
PriceFrom $206
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.2

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $224
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
United Airlines
PriceFrom $308
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.9
7.3

Boarding

6.7

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.7

Entertainment

6.2

Food

Reviews

Honestly the rows are too close together. I am 5’8” and it’s all I can do to lean forward and pull my backpack from under the seat in front of me. Otherwise everything was fine. No hiccups.

1 / 10

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

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Oakland to Des Moines are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like American Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Oakland to Des Moines by plane?

    Oakland and Des Moines are 1536.6 mi apart from one another. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 5h 20m.


Can I fly to Des Moines from Oakland right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Des Moines within the United States

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

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

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

Can I fly back to Oakland from Des Moines?

Returning to Oakland from Des Moines

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 Oakland.

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

If you are planning to travel to Des Moines 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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