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Cheapest Flights from Des Moines to Chicago (DSM to ORD)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Des Moines to Chicago (DSM to ORD)

Question : What is the quickest flight from DSM to ORD?
Answer : American Airlines can get you there in one hour and 16 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Des Moines at 9:40 AM CDT, you would arrive in Chicago at 10:56 AM CDT.

Question : Interested in traveling in the next 30 days and want to get the lowest fare?
Answer : As of Mar 20th, the best day for deals to Chicago (ORD) is Mar 30th. It costs $239, which is 29% below this route's average price.

Question : Is the price you found a good deal?
Answer : Flight prices fluctuate less than the majority of routes in the United States for DSM to ORD. They vary from $239 to $568. Remember, you can save by booking further in advance.

Question : What is the cheapest round-trip ticket you can get to Chicago?
Answer : Prices are hitting as high as $568 over the next three months when flying to ORD from DSM. Check out Delta Air Lines, as they have been booking customers at just $239.

Question : Is there a preferred airline for getting to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) on time?
Answer : UPS leads the way with a 100% on-time rate. Spend as little time in an airport as necessary by flying with UPS. Perfection is hard to come by, so hopefully it continues.

Question : Do travelers from Des Moines typically stay in Chicago for very long?
Answer : Over the next two months, travelers from DSM to ORD are planning on staying for 10 days on average.

Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : The lowest-cost day to fly in April is Monday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : If you decide to book your flight with American Airlines, keep an eye on your departure time. 100% of flights from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) are delayed.

Question : How often are flights late from Des Moines International Airport (DSM) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD)?
Answer : Flights from DSM to ORD are on-time 80% of the time, ranking in the 66th percentile worldwide. When there is a delay, it averages 37 minutes.

Question : What's the likelihood of you being delayed on this route?
Answer : The best measurement of overall promptness combines both on-time percentage and total delay minutes. DSM to ORD currently has 3 stars out of 5, an average score at best.

Question : If you’re booking DSM to ORD, how many different options of departure times do you have?
Answer : It does differ by the day, but on average, you can expect 12 different choices of flight times when you book. That is higher than the national average of five.

Question : If having the most departure times is important to you, is there a particular day that offers the most options?
Answer : With 15 total flight time options, Sunday provides the most flexibility from DSM to ORD. However, with 10 flight times, Saturday doesn't offer quite as many options when finding that perfect departure time.

Question : If traveling from DSM to ORD, how long can you expect to be in the air?
Answer : The average flight duration between DSM and ORD is one hour and 24 minutes.