Cheap flights from Illinois to Iowa

ORD — DSM
Nov 28 — Dec 51

How far in advance should I book a flight from Illinois to Iowa?

Users have found that booking a flight from Illinois to Iowa at least 42 days early can save you up to 66% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 42 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Illinois to Iowa for as little as $320 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $428 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Illinois to Iowa?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Iowa from Illinois. Prices for September average $310 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $187. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May. Opting for a September flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from Illinois to Iowa (IL - IA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Illinois to Iowa as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Illinois to Iowa in November, December 2022

The best prices found for Illinois to Iowa flights for November, December
Dec 25 - Jan 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

Nonstop

1h 14m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Dec 18 - Dec 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

7h 58m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
$177

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 7 - Dec 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 22m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 23m
$182

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Illinois to Iowa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Iowa from Illinois found for this year
Dec 25 - Jan 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

Nonstop

1h 14m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Dec 18 - Dec 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

7h 58m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
$177

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 7 - Dec 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 22m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 23m
$182

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Illinois to Iowa

Dec 25 - Jan 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

Nonstop

1h 14m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Jan 20 - Jan 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 25m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 32m
$188

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Dec 8 - Dec 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

Nonstop

1h 10m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
$193

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Cheap American Airlines flights from Illinois to Iowa

Jan 1 - Jan 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

Nonstop

1h 10m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 01m
$175

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/23

Dec 18 - Dec 25
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

7h 58m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
$177

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Dec 7 - Dec 10
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 22m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 23m
$182

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Non-stop flights to Iowa from Illinois

Save time with Illinois to Iowa direct flight deals
Mar 25 - Apr 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BRL

Burlington

Nonstop

1h 39m
BRL

Burlington

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$103

Cape Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Mar 25 - Mar 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BRL

Burlington

Nonstop

1h 39m
BRL

Burlington

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$104

Cape Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Mar 3 - Mar 9
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

BRL

Burlington

Nonstop

1h 39m
BRL

Burlington

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 39m
$111

Cape Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Last minute flights from Illinois to Iowa

Late deals on return flights to Iowa from Illinois, departing today and this week
Nov 28 - Dec 5
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CID

Cedar Rapids

Nonstop

1h 10m
CID

Cedar Rapids

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 21m
$258

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Nov 29 - Dec 6
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

Nonstop

1h 24m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 14m
$267

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Nov 30 - Dec 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

13h 40m
DSM

Des Moines

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

21h 18m
$270

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

One-way flights to Iowa from Illinois

The cheapest one-way flights from Illinois to Iowa
Dec 5
MDW

Chicago Midway

CID

Cedar Rapids

1 stop

11h 05m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/21

Dec 31
STL

Lambert-St Louis

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

4h 55m
$85

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/22

Nov 30
MDW

Chicago Midway

DSM

Des Moines

1 stop

10h 53m
$88

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/20

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Illinois to Iowa flights.

Which airlines flying from Illinois to Iowa have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Illinois to Iowa 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 Illinois to Iowa for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Illinois to Iowa for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cape Air for just $103, but on average you can expect to pay $170.

Are there nonstop flights from Illinois to Iowa for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Illinois to Iowa under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Illinois to Iowa is less than $198.

Are there last-minute flights available from Illinois to Iowa for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Illinois to Iowa within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Illinois to Iowa?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Illinois to Iowa on average per day?

On average 49 flights depart from Illinois to Iowa per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 22% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 47% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 31% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Illinois to Iowa?

A quick flight from Illinois to Iowa can take about 1h 10m. Cape Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $103. The distance between Illinois and Iowa is about 299 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Illinois to Iowa one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $79 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $85 and American Airlines from $91 one-way.

Destination points for flights from Illinois to Iowa

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Top 4 airlines flying from Illinois to Iowa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Illinois to Iowa 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$239FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$147Average$355FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$149Average$230FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Illinois to Iowa

See what time of day planes typically take off from Illinois to Iowa
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
38%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
25%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Noon
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