Cheap flights from Chicago to Des Moines

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Des Moines (DSM)
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Flight information for Chicago to Des Moines
(CHI to DSM)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Chicago to Des Moines
Best Price Found$183The best flight deal from Chicago to Des Moines found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $183
Fastest flight time1h 11mThe fastest flight from Chicago to Des Moines takes 1h 11m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Chicago to Des Moines. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Chicago Midway - Des Moines and Chicago O'Hare Intl - Des Moines.
Airports in Des Moines1 airportThere is 1 airport near Des Moines: Des Moines (DSM)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Des Moines

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Des Moines?

August
The cheapest time of year to fly to Des Moines from Chicago is August. Most expensive is January

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Des Moines?

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

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Des Moines?

in the evening
Chicago to Des Moines flights are approximately 10% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Des Moines from Chicago?

Major Airline
Major Airline, United Airlines, and American Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to Des Moines

What is the cheapest Chicago to Des Moines flight route?

Chicago Midway - Des Moines
Fly from Chicago Midway to Des Moines for the best Chicago - Des Moines flight prices

How far in advance should you book Chicago to Des Moines flights?

60 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Des Moines is approximately 60 days to departure
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Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago 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 Chicago to Des Moines by changing tabs
United Airlines
Sep 22
ORD8:45 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 11m
DSM9:56 amDes Moines
Sep 22
DSM1:00 pmDes Moines
1h 20m
ORD2:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Sep 9
ORD4:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 22m
DSM5:37 amDes Moines
Nov 2
DSM3:30 pmDes Moines
1h 24m
ORD4:54 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Jul 15
ORD12:29 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 19m
DSM1:48 pmDes Moines
Jul 22
DSM6:50 amDes Moines
1h 32m
ORD8:22 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Des Moines

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Des Moines, view some of our deals below provided by United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta
United Airlines
Sep 20
ORD10:30 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 16m
DSM11:46 amDes Moines
American Airlines
Aug 8
ORD4:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
1h 25m
DSM5:40 amDes Moines
Delta
Jun 27
ORD1:41 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 43m
1 stop
DSM5:24 amDes Moines

Best airlines flying from Chicago to Des Moines

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to Des Moines with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
United Airlines
PriceFrom $163
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Cons: Sarasota ticketing agent was not very nice at all 😟 Houston Gate agent was not nice either. We were treated like we were stupid for asking questions. I hope it’s not racism issues. I wished I had taken their names.

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $168
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.5

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Nothing

Cons: Not charging me 100 dollars For a luggage that was 56 pounds

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $282
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.1
8.3

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Cons: Wouldn't let us on the flight when there was plenty of time to get there. Manager was arrogant and slow - didn't care. Poor policies at that airport.

1 / 10

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

Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Chicago to Des Moines, such as American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.


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