Menu

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

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

The best prices from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines are usually found in August or July, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

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

ORD - DSM
Price
$169 - $319
DSM
Temperature
33.8 - 86 °F
DSM
Rainfall
0.9 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$169

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

One-way from

$131

One-way flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 119%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 58% by booking at least 25 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $363.

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

April can be a great time to fly to Des Moines from Chicago-O'Hare Intl with a flight ticket averaging about $308. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of April for as cheap as $199. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines in November, December 2020

The best prices found for ORD to DSM flights for November, December
19 Dec - 9 Jan
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Dec - 9 Jan
$100pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$104pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Des Moines from Chicago-O'Hare Intl found for next year
19 Dec - 9 Jan
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Dec - 9 Jan
$100pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$104pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

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

Save time with Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines direct flight deals
19 Dec - 9 Jan
$97pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
American Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$117pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Jan - 10 Jan
$137pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Late deals on round-trip flights to Des Moines from Chicago-O'Hare Intl, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 28 Dec
$200pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Dec - 28 Dec
$205pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
6 Dec - 28 Dec
$247pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

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

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
4:20 pm - 2:31 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
22h 11m
ORD - DSM
Frontier
$131
Gotogate
8:24 am - 5:11 pm
Delta
2 Stops
8h 47m
ORD - DSM
Delta
$143
Delta
4:40 pm - 2:31 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
45h 51m
ORD - DSM
Multiple Airlines
$157
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago-O'Hare Intl and Des Moines for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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. American Airlines and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $161.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines is less than $182.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines for under $200?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

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

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

16 flight departures from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Des Moines per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 13% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Chicago-O'Hare Intl or Des Moines?

Chicago-O'Hare Intl will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Des Moines over the next 15 days.

Is Chicago-O'Hare Intl weather warmer or cooler than Des Moines?

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

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

For as low as $137, United Airlines can have you in Des Moines from Chicago-O'Hare Intl in 1h 10m. The distance from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines is about 299 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($97), Delta ($106), and United Airlines ($117) offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines. American Airlines is priced at 61% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $49. Users have also found prices from $53 and $78 on American Airlines and Delta, respectively.

Alternative routes for Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Destination information for Des Moines

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
Flight duration
1h 27m
Average temperature for November in Des Moines
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Des Moines
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Airports servicing Des Moines

Hourly flight availability from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 66% of ORD to DSM departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 33% of ORD to DSM departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of ORD to DSM departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of ORD to DSM departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines
Sunday
21 daily flights
Monday
23 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
11 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
26 daily flights
Home North America USA Iowa Des Moines Cheap flights from Chicago-O'Hare Intl to Des Moines