If you are actually flying from Des Moines, IA, United States to Ottawa, Canada or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Des Moines, IA and Ottawa, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

Departure
Des Moines, IA
Arrival
Ottawa

Flight time from Des Moines, IA to Ottawa is 4 hours 23 minutes

One stop flight time from DSM to YOW via ORD is 4 hours 23 minutes (Operated by United Airlines)

The nearest airport to Des Moines, IA, is Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and the nearest airport to Ottawa, is Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW)

Distance from Des Moines, IA to Ottawa is approximately 1500 kilometers.

Flight time from Des Moines, IA to Ottawa via Newark • DSM to YOW via EWR

Flight duration from Des Moines International Airport to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport via Newark Liberty International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 8 hours 52 minutes

DSM to EWR 2 hrs 39 mins
EWR Waiting Time 4 hrs 50 mins
EWR to YOW 1 hr 23 mins
Total Duration: 8 hrs 52 mins

Flight time from Des Moines, IA to Ottawa via Chicago, Il • DSM to YOW via ORD

Flight duration from Des Moines International Airport to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport via Chicago O'hare International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 21 hours 9 minutes

DSM to ORD 1 hr 23 mins
ORD Waiting Time 17 hrs 48 mins
ORD to YOW 1 hr 58 mins
Total Duration: 21 hrs 9 mins

How long does it take to fly from Des Moines, IA to Ottawa?

There are very few non-stop flights from Des Moines, IA to Ottawa. Therefore, you'll have to take connecting flights. In such cases, flight time depend on the stopover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Fastest one-stop flight between Des Moines, IA and Ottawa takes close to 5 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 25 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 49 mins to 22 hrs .

Flight time from Des Moines, IA, United States to airports near Ottawa, Canada

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Des Moines International Airport, Des Moines, IA to airports nearest to Ottawa is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Montreal, Montréal-pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
DSM - YUL
5 hrs 46 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Des Moines, IA and Ottawa

Des Moines, IA time is 1 hour behind Ottawa

Current time in Des Moines, IA, United States : Sun, 8 Dec, 2019,
Des Moines, IA Timezone: CST (-06:00)

03:50 PM

Current time in Ottawa, Canada :, Sun, 8 Dec, 2019,
Ottawa Timezone: EST (-05:00)

04:50 PM

DSM to YOW Flight - Des Moines, IA Airport to Ottawa Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Des Moines, IA Airport & Ottawa Airport is given below. Click the map to view Des Moines, IA to Ottawa flight path and travel direction.

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