Cheap flights from O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Des Moines (DSM)

ORD — DSM
Dec 4 — Dec 111

How to find the cheapest flight from O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Des Moines (DSM)

All the information you need to plan the best ORD to DSM flight in 2022: compare O'Hare Intl to Des Moines flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Des Moines.

ORD - DSM

Price

$193 - $412

DSM

Temperature

23 - 77 °F

DSM

Rainfall

1 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
Round-trip from$193From Chicago O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
One-way from$126One-way flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 42 days in advance to save up to 66% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 42 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $320, or $428 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Des Moines from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $310 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $187. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in May.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines (ORD - DSM)?

When flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines in November, December 2022

The best prices found for ORD to DSM flights for November, December
Dec 27 - Dec 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 24m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 47m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$192

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 49m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$194

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

O'Hare Intl to Des Moines 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from O'Hare Intl found for this year
Dec 27 - Dec 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 24m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 47m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$192

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 49m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$194

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Cheap American Airlines flights from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Jan 20 - Jan 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 22m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$188

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

7h 47m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$192

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 49m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$194

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Cheap Delta flights from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Jan 20 - Jan 22
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 13m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

7h 08m
$158

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 14 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

6h 23m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 26m
$200

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Feb 24 - Feb 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 21m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 17m
$206

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Non-stop flights to Des Moines from O'Hare Intl

Save time with O'Hare Intl to Des Moines direct flight deals
Jan 13 - Jan 15
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 34m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 20m
$188

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 19 - Dec 28
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 27m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 35m
$205

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 19 - Dec 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 27m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 35m
$211

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Last minute flights from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Late deals on return flights to Des Moines from O'Hare Intl, departing today and this week
Dec 6 - Dec 29
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 21m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 35m
$263

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 9 - Dec 11
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 22m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 14m
$267

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 9 - Dec 11
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

17h 00m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

22h 27m
$272

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

One-way flights to Des Moines from O'Hare Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
Dec 7
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

15h 31m
$91

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 14
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

5h 30m
$100

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Jan 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

12h 46m
$108

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about O'Hare Intl to Des Moines flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Des Moines from Chicago O'Hare Intl?

Most people fly into Des Moines (DSM) if they book a flight to Des Moines from Chicago O'Hare Intl. On average, Des Moines has 19 inbound flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl per day from 5 airlines. Des Moines is conveniently located just 3.6 mi from Des Moines’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Des Moines have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Des Moines have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and CAA are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $158, but on average you can expect to pay $204.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines is less than $311.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines on average per day?

On average 7 flights depart from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

Departing from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines will take you 1h 22m. Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport and Des Moines are separated by a distance of 299 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines round-trip?

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Des Moines, with prices starting at $158. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Southwest, with the lowest prices starting at $188 and $199, respectively. Users have found that Delta is 45% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines one-way?

$91 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and United Airlines, with prices starting from $100 and $157, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and CAA are the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines are SkyWest Airlines (94%), Scandinavian Airlines (92%) and Lufthansa (90%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines?

While on average a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Des Moines is generally $275, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $43. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Des Moines), you can expect to pay $191 for that flight.

Alternative routes for O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 4 airlines flying from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
CAACheapest$78Average$86FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$127Average$197FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$174Average$296FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$205Average$358FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

See what time of day planes typically take off from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
21%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
34%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
Sunday25daily flights
Monday36daily flights
Tuesday25daily flights
Wednesday14daily flights
Thursday8daily flights
Friday15daily flights
Saturday15daily flights