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Cheap flights from Des Moines to Chicago (DSM - CHI)

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The best prices from Des Moines to Chicago are usually found in April or December, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Friday

$370
$310
$250
$195
Price
$195 - $327
Temperature
34 - 84 °F
Rainfall
1 - 4 inches
Most popular in March High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest in April Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price $288 Price for this month
Cheapest price $195 From Des Moines to Chicago

Cheap flights from Des Moines to Chicago in February 2020

The best prices found for DSM to ORD flights for February
28 Feb - 2 Mar
$244pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
29 Feb - 2 Mar
$258pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
27 Feb - 2 Mar
$262pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines

Des Moines to Chicago 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Des Moines found for this year
5 Jul - 16 Jul
$140pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
28 May - 4 Jun
$150pp
DSM
Des Moines
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
28 May - 4 Jun
$157pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Des Moines

Save time with Des Moines to Chicago direct flight deals
19 May - 26 May
$178pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
13 May - 24 May
$188pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
8 May - 10 May
$189pp
DSM
Des Moines
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

Last minute flights from Des Moines to Chicago

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chicago from Des Moines, departing today and this week
27 Feb - 2 Mar
$244pp
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
27 Feb - 2 Mar
$262pp
DSM
Des Moines
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
21 Feb - 31 Mar
$269pp
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Chicago from Des Moines

The cheapest one-way flights from Des Moines to Chicago
5:40 am - 7:09 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 29m
DSM - ORD
American Airlines
1:15 am - 2:42 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 27m
DSM - ORD
United Airlines
$1154
United
2:13 am - 4:45 am
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
2h 32m
DSM - ORD
Linear Air Taxi
$3355
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Alternative routes for Des Moines to Chicago

Destination information for Chicago

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Des Moines to Chicago
Flight duration
1h 21m
Average temperature for February in Chicago
39.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Chicago
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Des Moines

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago-O'Hare Intl (ORD)
Rockford (RFD)
Weekly flight availability
from Des Moines to Chicago
Sunday
46 daily flights
Monday
48 daily flights
Tuesday
50 daily flights
Wednesday
53 daily flights
Thursday
52 daily flights
Friday
54 daily flights
Saturday
43 daily flights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Des Moines to Chicago flights.

Flight FAQs

From Des Moines to Chicago

What days are nonstop flights available from Des Moines to Chicago?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Des Moines to Chicago flight path was viewed by 23 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

When booking remember that flights Des Moines to Chicago are typically delayed by 66min. so prepare as needed.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

530 passengers can be comfortably seated on when flying from Des Moines to Chicago on average per day.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for American Eagle, Inc., as currently they have the cheapest options available from Des Moines to Chicago. On average you can find 150 flights for this flight path daily.

How long does the flight from Des Moines to Chicago take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 2 hours, covering about 186 miles.

How many flights depart from Des Moines to Chicago on average per day?

On average 77 flights depart from Des Moines to Chicago per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 14% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 36% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 36% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 13% of flight departures

Is Des Moines weather warmer or cooler than Chicago?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Chicago is generally colder than in Des Moines. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.