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February Most popular time to fly with an average 15% increase in price.

Average price of a round-trip

$333 (avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal for a round-trip

$199 or less

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Top 4 airlines serving Des Moines to Ohio

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

7.9
Delta
Overall score based on 28,714 reviews
8.1
Boarding
7.8
Comfort
8.5
Crew
7.8
Entertainment
7.5
Food
Airline reviews

Pros: "Everything was amazing"
Cons: "Nothing really."

Pros: "The sanitizing of the aircraft was beyond expectations. The personal wipes were a plus so we could clean the areas around our seats to our satisfaction. The individual snack bags are a great idea to minimize handling."

Pros: "Crew is amazing!"
Cons: "The Plane!"

Pros: "Being on time with everything."
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Most of the crew was great with the exception of curbside check-in in Denver."
Cons: "Curbside needs to stop chasing cash tips and do their jobs. If they focused on that tips would be easy to come by. The curbside attendant that took my bag didn’t even bother to check my id. He asked me my name and asked where my destination was. I told him Cincinnati as a layover then LaGuardia where he said that was wrong. He then proceeded to print a boarding pass that wasn’t mine and load my bag into the conveyor. Not 5 mins go by when I realize what happened I wound up having to go to special services to rectify the situation. Which ultimately consisted of me waiting another hour in LaGuardia to get my bag. Please delta have these curbside handlers actually want to do their job and stop chasing cash tips."

Cons: "We PAID $30/each to check 2 bags, both ways, so $120 total. Then at the gate, BOTH WAYS, Delta Gate Reps allowed people to check bags for FREE, & pick up at bag claim, just like WE PAID TO DO. NO MORE DELTA FOR US!"

Pros: "Seats were comfortable."
Cons: "We didn’t get offered a snack or drink."

Pros: "The crew on both legs of our trip were nice and accommodating."

Pros: "Flight attendant coughed in my face twice without covering her mouth while I was seated and she was passing out drinks and snacks"

Pros: "Nobody was amazing. First Class Crew didn’t really care and there were only 6 of us up there."
Cons: "I was offered one during. They didn’t have spicy Bloody Mary mix. Tired to pass off a drink with plain tomato juice which was horrible. When my wife sent it back they didn’t offer her anything else."

Cons: "Every thing was good"

Cons: "They left without us. They could have waited a few minutes knowing we were on a delayed flight but didn't. They actually left early."

Pros: "Crew"

Pros: "There was plenty of space under the seat in front of me for my personal items."
Cons: "There was an issue with a part on the plane so the flight was delayed so it could get fixed before takeoff. That is not a big deal, I'd rather it be safe than on time. But the way crew and staff handled it was pretty unprofessional. No one seemed to know what was going on or what to do."

Pros: "Excellent flight - smooth, comfortable seats (exit row with lots of leg room), in-flight entertainment was great, snacks and drinks served when I needed. Got to Cincinnati earlier than expected. Couldn't have gone better really."
Cons: "I will say the flight to Orlando including an upcharge of $100 for a bag that was 10lbs overweight. I was INCREDIBLY frustrated at the crazy price. I understand fees would apply to overweight bags but $100???? Kind of ridiculous"

Cons: "Better accommodation for handicap passengers."

Pros: "Quiet, friendly, fast and efficient. What you'd want for a flight at 6am"

Cons: "The male flight attendant my section was very unpleasant to the elderly passengers in my area and just left me very uneasy about the flight"

Pros: "Everything was excellent"
Cons: "Excellent job and keep it up"

Pros: "Plane was far too tight. Very uncomfortable for taller individuals."

Pros: "It all went very well. Arrived 20 minutes ahead of time. Wifi movies were great. Stewardesses were very efficient."

Pros: "Flight attendant insisted to take my jacket. She didn’t return led. I forgot jacket in Cincinnati"
Cons: "I need my jacket"

Pros: "Excellent job"
Cons: "N/a"

Pros: "Kept on time."
Cons: "The flight attendant was completely rude to me when I was getting a pacifier for my baby out of my luggage during boarding and all of the captains announcements were garbled, rapid and unable to understand."

Pros: "The crew was fantastic. I generally love flying Delta and find their crew to always be very professional and kind."
Cons: "As this was a smaller, regional jet, there weren't a lot of amenities. But that's fine, it's only a 40-minute flight!"

Pros: "The Flight Personnel was extremely helpful and kind."
Cons: "N/A"

Pros: "The flight attendants were helpful, the flight was smooth."
Cons: "I was unable to check in online without a delta confirmation number and I had booked through west jet. The flight was delayed 40 min so I arrived later and I was removed from the flight. I got through security and customs with plenty of time and managed to get back on the flight. It was all around just annoying."

Pros: "Staff were awesome. Give them a raise."
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Great experiencing getting on and off the plane"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Everything else"

Cons: "No power to charge"

Pros: "Delta made sure my husband and I had seats together and my husband was thrilled to have a window seat. We took off and arrived earlier than scheduled so we didn't have to run to catch our connecting flight."
Cons: "Everything was perfect. Nothing negative to report."

Pros: "This was a redeye flight that was very smooth."
Cons: "I had an aisle seat and a male flight attendant kept going up and down the aisle bumping my shoulder. If I were a big person I could understand the bumping. He was wider than the aisle. At last count he bumped me 7 times while I was trying to get some sleep on this 5 hour redeye flight. I was going to confront him on his next trip but finally fell asleep before then."

Pros: "Crew was good."
Cons: "Plane was late"

Pros: "Wonderful flight attendants"
Cons: "nothing"

Pros: "Flight attendant was excellent and pilots did a great job with weather"
Cons: "nothing."

Cons: "Was never able to get on flight. The plane lost a windshield wiper and didn't have any spare parts."

Pros: "Given an upgrade to comfort seats for taking a bump was a nice plus. Pilot kept us informed o flight arrival and times."
Cons: "Gate attendee wasn't very cheerful, felt like I was being a bother when asking questions. Stewards on the flight were not very social either."

Cons: "Flight was delayed indefinitely. Delta supposedly booked me on united flight but made an error."

Pros: "On time Clean airplane Smooth ride Friendly staff"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "smooth flight"
Cons: "I'm not sure if this staff is exhausted or just over there job, but they cow towed to a woman who made major complaints about the air conditioning and even gave her points to help her deal with the temperature. Strange. They were only gold stays and I'm only Platinum and didn't complain once. Oh well, that's delta, we all deal with their silence when we post anything that is unfair."

Pros: "Everything was great"
Cons: "Lost luggage,, will be delivered to our house"

Pros: "Not much to like since the flight was canceled."
Cons: "Flight was canceled. The system tried to automatically rebook us but gave us a new itinerary from our original departure point, apparently un aware that we had already left. So, we were stuck in Atlanta airport with no good way to our final destination. Instead of waiting for 22 hours for the next available flight, or driving for 7 hours from Atlanta to Cincinnati, we had to fly into another city and drive to Cincinnati from there AT OUR OWN EXPENSE. It was a rebooking nightmare."

Pros: "The check in personnel was fantastic - very helpful and friendly with a very relevant story that made me feel more relaxed. Our not so good seats were somewhat compensated by the plane staff that gave us each a full beverage can, extra pretzels, and some cookies."
Cons: "Our seats that we'd picked out seemed to get changed when we checked in and we got out in the last row, which had no window, and smelled strongly of bathroom cleaner."

Pros: "The crew was amazing. We had a two hour delay on the ground due to thunderstorms, but the pilot kept us informed and the flight attendants answered any questions and helped with everything. The pilot even walked down the isle asking people if they had any questions."
Cons: "We booked our tickets through American Express over 3 months before the flight. Delta has a new policy that these tickets are not allowed to have certain privileges that tickets purchased on their own site have. Unbeknown to us, one of these is the ability to select your seat. On the ride from CVG to FLL we were assigned seats in the back of the plane, but at least we were next to each other. On the way back, we were not assigned a seat at all. We arrived to the airport almost 4 hours before the flight and were still not assigned a seat and were told we would have to speak to the gate agent. Even we when spoke to the gate agent, they still did not have a seat. It was not until we had already started the boarding process that they called us up and told us that we were going to be sitting 5 rows apart, both in a middle seat."

Pros: "I have not flown Delta in more than 4 years and was pleasently surprised at how good the service was. Check in firendly, Boarding on time or before."

Pros: "Rebooked to Atlanta because of a delay."
Cons: "Delta notifications and Kayak notifications were giving me conflicting information, however once I arrived at the Houston airport a Delta representative clarified my issues."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Delay after delay, then missed connection."

Pros: "The customer service was great. Due to it being winter flights are expected to be delayed, Delta kept on sending me updates via text so there was no surprises when I arrived at the airport."

Pros: "Miserable all around experience"
Cons: "The flight delay was not reported correctly until 30 minutes before expected departure. The baggage carousel stopped running after already being more then a hour late. No members present to rectify. Absolutely terrible trip"

Cons: "Nothing evething is ok"

Pros: "The crew was incredibly attentive and helpful."

Pros: "Crew was helpful"
Cons: "Old plane. Too hot. Seat has no cushioning"

Pros: "Whole row to myself. Greqt movie, in early and informative pro of a captain."

Cons: "I am glad to be home after 4 1/2 hours of delays"

Cons: "Less passengers or bigger plane means more room. Everything was perfect except for being uncomfortably cramped."

Pros: "Everything was excellent"

Pros: "Flight was cancelled after multiple delays & I changed to United."
Cons: "Stop delaying & canceling flights, especially last minute"

Cons: "Plane flight got delayed until 6pm from 10:30am. What."

Cons: "On time"

Cons: "Todo bien gente tranquila"

Pros: "The crew was amazing, considering the late flight & full plane."

Cons: "The flight was delayed twice and ended up arriving hours after schedule. I get sometimes this happens. I was frustrated bc we were boarded and seated, ready to taxi with no pilot! It took another 30 minutes to get one! I realize when flights are late there are ripple effects but this was excessive."

Cons: "Took forever to get the bags"

Pros: "Crew was great."
Cons: "Plane was about 1000 years old and I don’t think I’ve sat in a more uncomfortable seat."

Pros: "Everything was perfect"
Cons: "Baggage was not that faster but was still okay Although improvements will be great"

Pros: "Fast"
Cons: "No amenities at airport"

Pros: "Super-friendly crew, really under-booked flight so LOTS of empty seats"
Cons: "“Free” WiFi was really $10, unless you have TMobile"

Pros: "Would fly again- irritated at how does a flight manage to get overbooked"
Cons: "Flight was 3 seats overbooked, they had to wait until 3 people willingly took a later flight. Like a game of chicken between 100 people."

Pros: "Appreciated the friendliness of the flight crew, compared to two other international flights I have taken in the past year and a half on other airlines."
Cons: "Cramped seating, as I suppose is the norm on most airlines nowadays. But feels torturous on a long flight. Also, had to pay extra to choose seats. I think that’s outrageous."

Pros: "They rerouted me so I at least salvaged some of my trip."
Cons: "They rerouted me for no reason making me miss my reunion."

Pros: "The pilot sounded nice"

Cons: "Bought 2 tickets but seats weren’t together poor service"

Pros: "Despite numerous delays, we made it to Philadelphia. We were alerted to the delays in a timely manner. We were also treated to a snack cart and cupcakes to celebrate the first day of direct flights."
Cons: "A long delay. Patience is everything and the staff and crew were very friendly."

Pros: "An elderly lady sitting next to me with a broken arm.....was approached by the flight attendant and the flight attendant was so considerate that she took the lady to the empty seat in first class!!! I noticed this kind gesture and noted it to the flight attendant. She told me sometimes folks get upset asking why they did not get the upgrade! It amazes me....I always think if that were my mother how would I want to be treated!!! CUDOS to this Flight attendant....Thank you AA for making this gesture and God Bless you all!"
Cons: "Surprise....American Airlines no longer food nor one bag free! Well if you can stomach the not even a snack nor one bag...then Fly AA so not so bad after all. But Gate agents, baggage handlers, pilots and flight attendants take away any negatives whatsoever! Great work AA."

Pros: "Staff and Entertainment"
Cons: "Back row, but someone has to sit there :)"

Cons: "Going to aircraft by bus in the cold with long wait for bus departure"

Pros: "The crew was very nice and helpful"
Cons: "The new AA rule about not being able to bring any carry on. Next we won’t be able to get a coat or a purse on. They making it harder and harder to fly with them."

Pros: "Staff was friendly"
Cons: "There were no veg options for sandwiches and food ran out after boarding group 6."

Pros: "Overall very comfortable was comfortable for a 8 hour plus flight"
Cons: "Extremely long check lines. Security came after the extremely long check in process"

Pros: "Attentive and friendly crew."

Pros: "One hour delay caused a missing of a connect flight"

Pros: "Smooth flight, barely late."
Cons: "Broken sink, horribly uncomfortable, cramped seats."

Cons: "2 hours late. Kept moving the boarding time by 10min"

Pros: "flight was on time"
Cons: "Walking out in rain to board the plane"

Pros: "Pretty efficient."

Pros: "Fast check in, timely take off & arrival Excellent and friendly service"
Cons: "NA"

Pros: "Good crew, everything efficient with no problems for getting from point A to point B."
Cons: "I really am starting to hate the CRJ-700. I dislike being packed into one with 50 of my closest friends I never knew."

Pros: "Good flight. Arrived on time"
Cons: "Jet bridge was broken and needed repair. Delayed departure."

Cons: "I was trying to check two bags, and I get three free bags. My one bag was my wife's bike in a case and it as 60 pounds and the other was a suitcase that was only 20. They made us take stuff out of the bike case and move it to the suitcase to get it below 50 pounds. Ridiculously nitpicky. It's the same overall weight..."

Pros: "Safely took off, flew, landed. They gave a biscoff instead of bland pretzels"
Cons: "Couldn't understand pilot."

Pros: "Due to my missed connection, American booked me on the earliest flight to Dayton the next morning via United."
Cons: "The United flight's aircraft was cannibalized for another flight as our plane was only slightly more than 1/2 full. Our later aircraft were cannibalized twice more, until we finally got a spare aircraft after a two hour delay."

Pros: "Gate crew kept the door open as we dashed to our connection and welcomed us by name as they hustled us on board. Ground crew did an amazing job of transferring our luggage in the short 10 minutes or so that we had between planes. Thank you everyone!"

Pros: "Crew are cold. Babies crying. Dogs parking. And strong headwinds flying in from Boston made this flight uncomfortable"

Pros: "Plane on time."
Cons: "Small commuter jet. Very cramped."

Cons: "The flight attendants were not very pleasant; almost pretentious. One had a passive aggressive attitude towards an older couple next to me with questions regarding the exit seats. The flight attendant was short and quick to snap. This was the couples first trip to hawaii and the attendant gave them a sour impression leaving the plane. I was disappointed."

Pros: "The crew was friendly, energetic, educational and very helpful"
Cons: "Des moines airplanes seem to be the left overs. Old and outdated."

Pros: "Nothing - never happened."
Cons: "The flight was changed many times."

Pros: "that connecting flight was close to arrival gate"
Cons: "flight AA5280 was canceled. Your confirmation number is MRCITQ. Operated by PSA Airlines AA5280 was originally scheduled to leave from O'Hare International (ORD) to Dayton (DAY) on Tue Aug 16 2016 at 9:45 pm."

Cons: "There's not enough room. The guy beside me is hanging over his seat and I'm trying to sleep and our bodies are touching because he's so big."

Pros: "Friendly service,. On time"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "Everybody was so friendly"
Cons: "Nothing"

Pros: "No delays"
Cons: "Everyone was super nice and gelpful"

Cons: "Each direction I got delayed"

Pros: "The crew from gate to landing was very helpful and met all my required needs. I didn't have to worry if my questions would be answered or if there was space for my luggage as they attended to all the things I could have wondered about."
Cons: "Newer planes are more compact than I would like, and the aisles are very narrow. When the carts move up and down the aisles, they have a tendency to bump people even if the flight attendants are being extremely careful."

Pros: "Quick and easy. Nice crew."

Pros: "I was treated wonderfully and had an amazing times."
Cons: "Everything was great."

Pros: "Not applicable. Appreciate 40 minute flight."
Cons: "Delayed flight which didn't bother me as was due to maintenance. Couldn't hear the gate agent over the microphone. Updates of delay could have been more that just the initial announcement. Snack bag had 8pieces in it."

Pros: "The gate attendant was fantastic , very professional and kept us informed through two gate changes"
Cons: "I prefer having the entertainment system provided I was unable to access the wifi"

Pros: "Some of the people I dealt with were nice. All of the flight attendants and pilots were nice."
Cons: "United only had one person working to check people in, and due to a lady with 8+ bags that the only agent had to take 20+ minutes with (while the line stacked up behind us), we ended up missing the first leg of our flight. Told us our bags would be checked all the way through, and they weren't. Checked bag got lost on the way back (again, due to misinformation from United on whether our bag would be checked all the way through), and when we got them back they had obviously been rooted through, with no note left by TSA. I fly often, and this was one of the worst flying experiences of my life."

Cons: "still haven't left."

Cons: "Cancelled flight. No true explanation. Lack of detail and delay caused me to miss other flight opportunities."

Pros: "Quick boarding & on time. 70mph tail winds pushing us from Chicago to Dayton in 40 minutes! What's not to like. A 10:20 am flight 60% full."

Cons: "The airplane needed to be swapped, which caused an hour delay and made me miss my flight"

Pros: "I loved it"

Cons: "Maintenance delays on both legs more than 2 hours of delays put a huge damper on spending time with family. And I have never met a more rude gate attendent. Made me feel like I was not a person. Extremely disrespectful."

Pros: "Staff was ok."

Cons: "Small plane"

Pros: "Service"
Cons: "Old plane..."

Pros: "At least I made it"
Cons: "Flight attendant for United 426 to Chicago was rude, flight delayed and they weren't very helpful"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Lack of updates"

Pros: "Great flight today from Chicago to Dayton good to be home. Very fast and efficient."
Cons: "To Stewart will not let me move forward even when it was open seats"

Pros: "Everything's on time"
Cons: "No,"

Cons: "The snack"

Pros: "The flight itself was uneventful and went as expected."
Cons: "We were instructed to hand in our hand luggage before boarding the plane which meant we had to wait in a long one after the flight to get the luggage back. HOWEVER, the plane had plenty of overhead luggage room to accommodate our luggage. We were told by the cabin staff that the gate personnel don't always check what size plane it is before requiring everyone to hand in their luggage."

Cons: "70min connection and luggage took 40 min so had to rebook. Destination 100min late so not awful after 32hr flight but difficult at the end of all that."

Pros: "See statement above."

Pros: "Flight on time, no delays or problems"
Cons: "Seating for midgets"

Cons: "About two hours before my flight, it was canceled after previously making an airplane switch the night before after checking in online. The I received an email while I was on the way to the airport saying that the airplane that I was going to fly out on was canceled due to airplane maintenance. While I am happy they didn't fly the plane while needing maintenance, they should have planned ahead and known of the maintenance or had a backup ready to go. Obviously it must have been something they just found, but in the big picture of things. You have to pay an way to much for a flight as it is. They should have to solve their own issues to honor their part of the contract. We (as customers) can't cancel a flight with out penalties. Why shouldn't they have to do the same?"

Pros: "Nothing, pilot was polite but also very frustrated"
Cons: "Original flight was cancelled. After 6 hour delay. Second flight arrived to Dayton and sat on Tarmac for 1.5 hours. Sweltering heat, idiots working the gate, full plane. United owes these poor folks a lot. My 80 year old mother will never fly again due to this trip"

Cons: "Major delays at Chicago O Hare, little to no communication. Passengers were not told what was going on, or the reasoning for our plane being so late. 3 hour delay boarding, and also sat on runway for another 1.5 hours before takeoff. Once landed in Dayton, could not pull up to a gate for another 45 minutes. So much wasted time. I purposely picked an early flight so I could have more time with my family. Had to cancel my family dinner plans that night due to an extra 5 hours wasted."

Pros: "nice attendant"
Cons: "there was no entertainment and the seats were too tight."

Pros: "On the trip from Des Moines to Houston, timeliness of flight was great. The boarding went smooth and was done quickly. The crew were friendly and courteous. Overall the first half of the trip was fine."
Cons: "I was extremely disappointed in the condition of my luggage when I picked it up plane side. The wheel was broke off and all the pockets had been unzipped and it appeared they had been rummaged through. I had to drag my bag through the terminal. I spoke with 3 individuals with United who referred me onto the next and each unwilling as the previous to help. I myself am in customer service and would never treat my customers the way I was treated by the employees representing your Airline. I would go above and beyond to make the sure that the customers experience was a great one in spite of the unfotunate incident so they would return. I have never flown United before, and I will not consider your airline in the future."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "I paid extra money for our seats so we cud sit together N I ended up on the front of the plane N my boyfriend clear in the back I'll never fly United again y the hell did I pay almost 25$ per seat to sit together to sit on opposite ends of the plane"

Cons: "They delayed the flight because they had no flight attendant. They delayed it every 15 minutes from 450 to 715 and then just stopped updating us at all. We all waited with no food or drink or any news. At 815 they cancelled it and sent the whole plane to customer service to wait in line. Most of us had to stay in Wash and leave the next day. They offered us nothing except to rebook the flight. The boarding crew was laughing and joking the whole time with zero regard for our discomfort or ruining connecting flights! Never again."

Pros: "They whole computer system went down all morning"
Cons: "I haven't made it. Their computer system was down all morning. I got a pretty inexpensive flight which was refunded. Although I can't go home, all the one way tickets are 3 times the price. Me and my 6 month old baby can't get home to his daddy."

Pros: "Crew was great!"

Cons: "They lost my bag for my entire vacation. They found it and "rushed" it to me, but it got waylaid in SFO and would have sat there had I not called them. Then they said they would deliver it to my hotel. When it arrived 4 days later, they said I could pick it up and they would not deliver it. I was 2.5 hours away. I told them to send it home, but they didn't and when I flew home 7 days later, it was still sitting in Munich!"

Pros: "Everything was great, no waits, and right on time!"
Cons: "N/A"

Pros: "Boarding was confusing"

Pros: "That the flight was on time. disenchanted flight attendants. Makes you want to not need her assistance."
Cons: "Disenchanted flight attendants. For whatever reason, it is obvious that there is unhappiness. Not flat affect, just the look of disinterest, a look that tells you I don't care. In a customer based business it is so disheartening that the very person you may have to depend on to survive is not vested in the clientele that keeps her company in business, thereby insuring future paychecks. I'd like to communicate here that it wasn't all the attendants on either flight, but enough that it was obvious to anyone who paid even casual attention. I was flying home to California, so there were two additional flights a few days before the flights home. I never had any of the same flight attendants on any of the flight. As far as my observation of the attendants, as stated above, I think that speaks volumes. I will cite an example that happened on my trip from Iowa to Denver. I need wheelchair assistance, I walk with a cane, but not able to walk any distance. I pack a light carry-on, bring my purse, jacket and cane. I was being wheeled up the passageway in a regular wheelchair, and the man pushing me stated to the on-coming crew he "would be right back to get my suitcase, couldn't take both at the same time", and added " unless one of you could roll it up?". After an embarrassing pause, a female flight attendant said "Let the flight attendant do it. Add this to the list of responsibilities that aren't really my job." I actually twisted around to look at this person, I was so stunned to hear that! She grabbed my rolling carry-on handle and the look spoke columns. I was embarrased. Thank you. Debra K. Forsythe"

Pros: "N/A"
Cons: "Considering I got in 5 hours late to my destination... I hated the whole experience"

Cons: "Obnoxious crew, repeating the same instructions over and over. No food, no entertainment. Short flight though."

Pros: "The help of a guy called CID at Customer Service"
Cons: "1st flight cancelled due to maintenance; 2nd due to crew (no pilot). The feeling is that they cancelled due to few passengers. Been 9h hours in the airport with a 5 month pregnant wife was not fun (mainly for her). Totally disappointed with United. That never happened to me in life before. And I fly at least 2 X month..."

Pros: "Everything was great and the trip was on time perfect"

Pros: "Boarding was pretty quick and staff was friendly. I was in an emergency row so I had a little extra leg room in my middle seat. Also had wifi on this flight."
Cons: "Snacks need to be updated. I prefer the good old fashion pretzels, so maybe providing an option would be better."

Cons: "I have flown with United several times and will be avoiding this airline in the future. After notification that our flight had been delayed by 3 hours, the customer service was awful. The United representatives at the gate told us they could not rebook us nor would they be able to assist us with locating a different connecting flight. We then contacted customer service by phone and were directed to connecting flights. However the connecting flights were at an airport two hours away. After being informed that we would not be able to fly out the next day from the Des Moines airport, we. Had no other choice but to rent a car to drive to the Omaha airport. We had to rent a car because they would not accommodate us by changing our return flights to match where we flying out of. This whole experience has been awful for a trip that has been booked for more than 6 months. I plan to continue to inform the public of this horrendous experience."

Cons: "I was flying out of De Moines, IA to DC with a layover in Chicago. I received an email stating that my flight was changed to 3pm. While the email stated the flight number it didn't state the destinations or the airport. It turns out the email was referring to the layover flight that I had in Chicago. I even called the number provided in the email to verify the change and instead of giving me information on my flights it gave me a status update of the flight at that particular time of the day (Which was the day before when I called and was not something I particularly cared about). This wound up being very bad for me because I slept in and missed my flight. I booked another flight for the next day but a very bad snowstorm hit the east coast and was unable to travel back to DC for 5 more days. I had to get a hotel room in Chicago and spend over $500 in expenses because of this error. United should be more specific when notifying its passengers of any changes by email. This messed up a lot of things for me and I'm very upset with how United handled this"

Pros: "A few delays (as to be expected from chicago )"

Cons: "Mild turbulence"

Cons: "Paid for baggage via Kiwi. Airline did not receive baggage reservations, paid for baggages again @ airport."

Cons: "From check in to boarding and then flight all were fantastic. We were traveling with 2 kids as well under 3"

Pros: "Once we started boarding and were on the plane all personnel were very accommodating and got us to our destination quickly."
Cons: "The amount of delays. The departure and arrival times was a major reason I flew with Frontier to begin with, so without that I have little incentive to fly with Frontier in the future. At the check-in counter it seemed unorganized. The automated check-in machines were not working properly and customers were not helped in an orderly line when I had to check-in at the counter."

Pros: "It was a direct flight."
Cons: "Delayed flight...aaargh"

Pros: "Attendants were competent but casual. Friendly."
Cons: "Boarding should have been back to front. Late both ways because of slow boarding. Being charged for every single thing is not worth the "cheap" price. Advertised prices are just to suck you in then upcharges for everything including seats, carry on, and water, make you feel like a chump because you fell for it. I only fly it because of the direct route but would avoid this line if I can."

Pros: "The crew and personnel were great!"
Cons: "Don't like the additional carry on fee, had 3 hour plane trouble and had to deboard and wait (which I know things happen but at least could of gave complimentary drink or snack to passengers/children)"

Pros: "Nothing."
Cons: "The staff was atrocious, the time management was the worst I have ever had expierenced while flying. The staff on the plane was moseying along. I understand they have to be there but after a 7 hour delay we would've liked to see some ambition in getting us home. I could not have been more dissapointed. I should've paid the few extra bucks for a better company."

Cons: "No entertainment on the plane at all. Also no food. We had breakfast that day and that was it. There was no time to get some food during the stopover in denver, so we ate nothing until 9 pm that day. Employees were kind of rude too for no reason."

Pros: "Good flight. Accommodating. Will fly again. Cheap flights"

Pros: "The security line to the Frontier concourse was unbelievably long, and even though Frontier knew this, it insisted on closing the plane door right on time, at 10 minutes before departure, even though 6 non-related passengers were going to miss the flight. If they had kept the door open 2 extra minutes, all 6 passengers would have made the flight. Ultimately, the plane left 10 minutes late, so 20 minutes after the door closed. I've had enough of Frontier's inflexibility and will gladly pay a higher fare for a different airline."

Pros: "The flight was relatively short, and once we boarded we moved out pretty quickly. Bags were delivered quickly as well at the end of the flight"
Cons: "THe flight was delayed by close to two hours, but more surprising was the amount of extraunexpected money we had to spend for basics-close to $30.00 each to "pick" seats, $130.00 each for baggage (yes you have to pay for any luggage beyond one personal item like a purse), money for food, etc. There are not even basics on the lfight such as blankets, and the seats don't recline. Overall, not an airline I would choose again as the "bargain" price turns out to be full of hidden costs that weren't clearly explained upfront"

Cons: "Frontier nickel and dimes you for everything: on top of the ticket price, you must pay for your seats, carry-on, you name it! The seats are horribly uncomfortable--no reclining!"

Cons: "Another subpar experience with frontier and my last"

Pros: "The crew was pleasant and helpful for those with screwed up flights"
Cons: "Flight was delayed the excuse given was lame so it was caused by the airline. I have not flow frontier in some time the delay coupled with the worlds most uncomfortable seat. Pretty much ensures I will note fly Frontier again for some time"

Pros: "Price and non-stop flight"
Cons: "On a 5 hour flight the drink/food cart was offered only once. On overnight flight the seats did not recline and 2/3 reading lights did not function in my row so I could not read. VERY uncomfortable 4.5 hours."

Pros: "convenient flight times; on time statuses. although it may be somewhat unrelated, I loved booking my first time thru Kayak as another option/adjunct else I probably would not have flown Frontier!"
Cons: "I know it's won't be viewed seriously but I hear a lot of people gripe about it -- no free snacks and beverage."

Cons: "Pay for drinks, pay for food, pay for bags, pay to pick seat, etc etc"

Pros: "The price was excellent smooth process look for my next adventure!!!!"

Pros: "clean plane, well piloted, courteous crew. early arrival both directions."
Cons: "credit card pitches. they're getting a little annoying."

Pros: "Staff need to communicate. Misinformation and now luggage is missing after we were delayed in des Moines for hours."

Pros: "Nice crew"
Cons: "Waiting in the airport from 630 pm to 230am for our plane to arrive & take off! Second time I've had a 4+ hr delay with Frontier."

Cons: "PASSENGER RUDENESS"

Pros: "The friendly service!! It's always nerve-wracking for me & they were friendly & helpful from the check-in process to saying good-bye! The rates are wonderful too! A little disappointing that the rates went up for checked bags :/"
Cons: "Rates went up for checked bags since my flight JUST LAST WEEK! "/"

Pros: "On time, friendly, helpful staff. Good price"
Cons: "No frills. Not upfront with extra charges which is a disguise for the true fees to fly."

Pros: "The fight, and it's crew were as good, and as professional as any other carrier, I've ever flown with. Even those full priced, and over priced carriers. There was no entertainment on this flight. And I did not purchase any food or drink. I would have liked the seat to recline a little more, but hey,, it's an economy carrier. You can't have everything. Besides, it was a late night flight. Only three and a half hours. By the time I got into a good snooze, we were landing in Cleveland. Look forward to doing it again."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "The flight was very smooth, the landing was even smoother. The best part was it was almost 45 minutes shorter than expected!"
Cons: "Did not like the seats. No adjustments at all. Felt like sitting in a narrow lawn chair. I think my smartphone is bigger than the fold Down tray tables that are now used."

Pros: "I haven't flown in about 15 years and was quite surprised by the skill of the pilot and 1st mate during turbulence and landing. The rest of the crew were very friendly and ready to help with anything needed. Online check-in and printing of my boarding pass to make things go faster"
Cons: "The carry on policy. You should get 1 bag besides your purse/briefcase for free."

Pros: "Boarding was efficient and the flight was on time."
Cons: "You pay for seats, you pay to carry on a bag... The on line seating chart is deceiving - expensive seats don't provide much extra room."

Pros: "Great rate, no frills, great crew. Very professional, a good flight overall. There was no entertainment or food included in the price of the flight, which helps keep cost down. If you don't read the carryon policy then shame on you, it's posted on their website."
Cons: "Seat pitch could go up just a bit. I'm 5'10, 180 lbs and don't know how anyone much taller or bigger than me fits in these seats."

Pros: "Great price from Orlando"
Cons: "Seats were very uncomfortable and did not recline. Only a 1:45 long flight. Anything longer would have been torture."

Pros: "New plane. On time departure. If you are aware of all of Frontiers charges, it was great."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "1) I was charged 27.00 for each seat 2) I was charged 40.00 for each Carry-on 3) I seen no note of the above additional when booking the flight"

Pros: "Flight was delayed late into the night. Baggage took probably about 30 minutes to get to the carousel. Kind of ridiculous."

Pros: "OK"
Cons: "No claims"

Pros: "My husband, son and I were able to fly to Florida for a vacation even though we didn't think it possible this year. We all took one small carry on with no charge and were prepared with our own snacks and drinks. It was great!!! Thank you for making it possible for us to fly!! We will absolutely do it again."

Cons: "there is an extra charge for EVERYTHING"

Cons: "Seats are NOT comfortable. They are made for people who are 5 ft 8 and shorter. Plus they do not recline and are stiff as a board."

Pros: "Our flight was on time, the staff was fairly friendly, and the plane seemed clean."
Cons: "What I didn't like was ... AFTER purchasing 3 round trip tickets, I found out we had to pay extra for our two carryons, and when I went to select seats, had to pay extra for those, too, if my husband and I wanted to sit with our son. Didn't feel the cost was a good deal after we had to add another $212 to our purchase. I will definitely read reviews before buying tickets again, and try another airline."

Pros: "Would rather pay more for v tickets with another airline. Horrible. Have to pay for everthing. Will never ride with them again"

Pros: "pre-inclined seats, airplane"
Cons: "you can improve on entertainment"

Cons: "My luggage filled with Christmas presents for my family was lost. Frontier doesn't even have the capability to scan a checked bag recite to locate a missing bag. They also did not even have a baggage claim counter like all of the other airlines. I had to go up to departures to the ticketing counter. They were not able to me where my bag was. My flight was a direct flight from Denver to Cleveland so I was incredibly surprised my luggage was lost. I had to handle the whole thing myself. I called Denver airport and was told 2 bags didn't make it on my flight. I was told they couldn't verify it was my bag but it "probably" was. I rushed out Christmas morning to the Cleveland airport to get my bag on the flight it was supposed to be on. It wasn't there. I sat in Cleveland airport for 3 hours on Christmas Day. I was told I would be compensated for my troubles from one Frontier worker then when I got my bag and asked about it I was told no. I will NEVER fly with them again. You get what you pay for....cheaper flight with the worst possible customer service."

Pros: "Base price was good"
Cons: "Nickle and dime name change (Kayak mistake) nickle and dime seat selection Nickle and dime carry on bag lost my seat assignment"

Pros: "My experience overall has changed for the worse within the last year when traveling via Frontier. I particularly do not like the extra fee to sit in a chair that declines. What happened to declining chairs being the standard?"

Pros: "The brand new A321 was very comfortable and roomy and the crew was excellent."

Pros: "Charged for everything 45dollars. For carry on"

Pros: "I read other's reviews about being charged for a carry on; my experience was that I was only charged for checking a bag. It did add an extra $80 to my total expenses but considering how cheap my round trip flight was, it was by no means a problem. The crew on both flights was extremely nice. On both flights we arrived at our destination a little early. I got water at one point and was definitely not charged for it. Overall, it was a great experience and I will definitely be using Frontier Airlines again."

Pros: "The price"
Cons: "We waited for over 5 1/2 hours for the pilots to get to the airport. The reason given by the flight crew was weather related. We were offer nothing in the was of compensation for our time. The delay caused me to miss a day of work."

Pros: "Comfortable plane"
Cons: "Delayed 3.5 hours"

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