Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines has waived its change and cancellation fees on flights from Columbus to Los Angeles. Confirm policy on booking site.
The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days.
With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction;
B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities;
Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure.
Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel.
US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form.
Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected.
Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.
All other info
Travelers are subject to COVID-19 measures set by the state/territory of their final destination. For more information go to CDC website.
Please see our Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Restrictions page for more information on restrictions worldwide.
An average nonstop flight takes 4h 35m, covering a distance of 1991 miles.
There are 7 (nonstop) flights between Columbus and Los Angeles per week, averaging 1 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Spirit Airlines ($70) and Frontier ($87), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Spirit Airlines ($141) and Multiple Airlines ($187).
Spirit Airlines flies 7 times weekly (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday).
From Columbus to Los Angeles, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from Los Angeles back to Columbus , the best deals are generally found on Wednesday, with Tuesday being the most expensive.
When flying out of Columbus you will be using Columbus, often referred to as Columbus Airport. You will be landing at Los Angeles, also known as Los Angeles Airport.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Columbus to Los Angeles.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Los Angeles from Columbus is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Los Angeles with an airline and back to Columbus with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Los Angeles from Columbus up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Easy and fast"
Cons: "The manners and interactions of personal"
Cons: "My KTN was not on my original boarding pass and could not be added at check-in. Also, the gate at the destination was occupied when we arrived leading to extended wait on the ramp."
Cons: "Very like it !"
Pros: "How late we left"
Cons: "How late we arrived"
Cons: "Arrival seemed uncoordinated and didn't have a dedicated terminal gate."
Cons: "Not enough leg room"
Cons: "Carry-on charge. No snack. Delay. First and only bag for two passengers..........45.00 carry-on 45.00 ridiculous........"
Pros: "Todo bien gracias"
Cons: "Más personas que hablen español Gracias"
Pros: "Staff were friendly."
Cons: "A basic seat should not cost extra money. Nor should bottled water."
Cons: "All my schedule got changed and received luggage after 1 hour ..spoiled my day"
Cons: "Paying for carrying a bag and for snacks. They aren't any cheaper than other major airlines when taking that into account. Do not recommend."
Pros: "Friendly and professional staff!"
Cons: "Aircraft was not as clean, as anticipated. Dirty hand prints on the window panel and side wall. A passenger behind me complained about blood near her seating area."
Pros: "The humor of the pilot, really was a surprising experience"
Cons: "Water should be complimentary at least"
Pros: "I was charged $3.50 for water. WATER!!!"
Cons: "Not happy"
Cons: "very delayed, so i had to cancel"
Pros: "Good deal"
Cons: "Easy board ing"
Cons: "I am still in Orlando."
Pros: "New ish plane"
Cons: "No complementary food or drink. Terrible, unreclininunseat."
Pros: "Frontier is great"
Cons: "no compaints"
Cons: "I didn't like the charge on baggage eleanor"
Pros: "I dont know"
Cons: "Late getting out, upcharge for everything and anything. Cramped quarters"
Pros: "Cheap and convenient"
Pros: "When we landed and exited the plane"
Cons: "Charging for carryines just ain't worth it. I'm not ever flying frontier or spirit. The extra cost for no hassle will be worth it."
Pros: "Simple, affordable"
Cons: "I would like upon early check in, seat selection be available with no charge."
Pros: "It was easy to do things"
Cons: "A bit crowded"
Cons: "3hours delay"
Pros: "I SLEPT THROUGH MOST OF IT"
Cons: "GOT STUCK AT LAX IN PLANE SEAMED LIKE AN HOUR"
Cons: "Seating is uncomfortable!!!!"
Cons: "An 8hr delay, for a small emergency light part. Missing a day of work."
Cons: "Arrived about an hour late"
Cons: "Everything was good"
Cons: "No drinks and no snacks"
Cons: "same as above"
Cons: "Frontier is light on service and they are jerks."
Cons: "same as above"
Pros: "I was pleased with everything."
Cons: "The website is a little difficult ro navigate for the inexperien ed like myself"
Pros: "The staff was nice"
Cons: "No snacks, no entertainment"
Cons: "Everything. You guys suck."
Pros: "A cup of water is included, but that's it."
Cons: "Have to pay fee for everything else - a seat, carry on, soft drink, etc Once we arrived at LAX, had to wait 55 minutes on the tarmac for a gate to be available. I will do my best to avoid Frontier in the future."
Pros: "I was pleasantly surprised. They loaded back to front and folks were not carrying on much. You might give us a free soda. Overall excellent."
Pros: "Early arrival into destination"
Cons: "Having to pay for every service"
Cons: "No soap or paper towels in the commode area!!! Forced to use Germ X to cleanse our hands! Had to pay an additional amount for a seat and carry on? Was not made aware of that during booking!! A pillow would be nice!"
Pros: "The service was excellent! Great work staff.. And we made it to our destination safe..."
Cons: "I didn't like the fact that the seas didn't recline back!! It was uncomfortable ride sitting in that position!"
Cons: "I had to stay overnight."
Cons: "The flight crew was horrible"
Cons: "Nothing remotely close to comfort"
Cons: "we always travel by spirit and as always we use the same bag , my husband went to Texas by spirit 2 weeks ago whit that bag and they didn't charge anything but in the trip back to LA they charge $65.00 and it was the same bag he traveled from LA to Texas, in conclusion we are not longer continue traveling by spirit because you don't standarly charge for baggage, sometimes you charge sometimes you dont and when you make your random charges the fee for traveling with you is the same fee for traveling with any other airline."
Pros: "I enoyed my flights to Seattle and back to los Angeles"
Cons: "The wait at baggage claim"
Cons: "Didnt understand the charge for luggage. Wasnt able to get a live person that understood my questions. Overpaid on luggage that I didnt have to check in."
Pros: "Fast boarding"
Cons: "Everything else"
Pros: "Its over"
Cons: "Literally the most uncomfortable fli"
Pros: "The attitude's of the staff was excellent..."
Cons: "I didn't like the high prices for luggage and why I couldn't pay for my bag on line after going to your site repeatedly?!"
Pros: "It was punctual"
Cons: "I had to pay 100 dollars for my bags"
Cons: "Everything cost extra! Not what we expected."
Pros: "Bery confortable"
Pros: "Efficient service, spacious plane"
Cons: "I Jesus got charged over a $400 fee for my bags. I was never told that there was a charge for bags."
Pros: "The price"
Pros: "Got there earlier than promise"
Cons: "Table tray was broken couldn't eat or drink without sitting it down"
Pros: "I love the price, very affordable."
Cons: "Can't think of anything."
Cons: "I liked everything. From checking in to early arrival."
Pros: "We were safe"
Cons: "No frills on board"
Cons: "Being delayed"
Pros: "helpful main airport desk personnel at check-in in Detroit"
Cons: "Spirit Air airport desk, check-in was chaotic, personnel a bit surly, gate check-in disorganized, luggage temporarily "lost" in Detroit."
Pros: "The person sitting next to me"
Cons: "Plane was delayed"
Pros: "Friendly staff"
Pros: "The price."
Cons: "The Terrible American Lack of Service, and the malfunctioning website."
Cons: "No internet option to my knowledge."
Pros: "Good value. Absolutely no bells and whistles."
Cons: "Perfect for a very short trip. Bring your own everything."
Pros: "I like that everything was bare minimum."
Cons: "Long lines, poor service, lack of communication w/ passengers"
Pros: "Plane was not jammed full"
Cons: "Spirit has a lot of fees"
Cons: "HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!! HORRIBLE !!!"
Pros: "I don't feel safe"
Cons: "Planes always have a mechanical problem"
Pros: "However they gave FULL refund and a voucher. Much appreciated."
Pros: "good folks wo4rk there, kind and helpful"
Cons: "cost too high for no comfort/frills"
Pros: "Every one was very nice and helpful"
Cons: "Charged $ 100.00 for 2 bags. Highway robbery."
Cons: "Changed gates with out any kind of announcement"
Cons: "So stressful trying to find some to ask a question"
Cons: "Delayed boarding , and delayed waiting 25 minutes don runway before takeoff"
Pros: "Great rate!"
Cons: "No free soda lol"
Cons: "The delays , take off and landing was not smooth . Overall bad experience will not fly spirit again"
Cons: "Ridiculous. Pilot was missing which causes a huge delay."
Cons: "Tiny tray tables"
Pros: "great service"
Cons: "1 layover but only 1/2 hr"
Cons: "delayed, eventually cancelled"
Cons: "I just think it's ridiculous to have to pay $52 for a small bag. I could see if it was an over-sized bag. I understand if you have to charge something but you charge way too much."
Pros: "tome schedule"
Cons: "amount for my luggage......complete rip off"
Pros: "Love flying with spirit very nice people working there!!!!"
Airlines flying from Columbus to Los Angeles have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Columbus to Los Angeles