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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results for flights to Columbus, as well as popular online travel agencies
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Cheap flight deals to Columbus

Here are some of the best deals found on KAYAK recently from the most popular airlines for round-trip flights to Columbus that are departing in the next months. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.
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2:48 pm - 4:43 pmEWR-CMH
1h 55mnonstop
10:27 am - 12:15 pmCMH-EWR
1h 48mnonstop
$60Spirit Airlines
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Wed, Aug 7 - Wed, Aug 14
7:00 am - 8:55 amEWR-CMH
1h 55mnonstop
10:14 am - 12:09 pmCMH-EWR
1h 55mnonstop
$61Spirit Airlines
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Wed, Sep 18 - Tue, Sep 24
2:14 pm - 7:10 pmDEN-CMH
2h 56mnonstop
11:57 am - 1:04 pmCMH-DEN
3h 07mnonstop
$68Frontier
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Sat, Aug 24 - Mon, Aug 26
7:25 am - 12:18 pmDEN-CMH
2h 53mnonstop
12:58 pm - 2:07 pmCMH-DEN
3h 09mnonstop
$78Frontier
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Thu, Aug 22 - Sun, Aug 25
2:09 pm - 3:35 pmDCA-CMH
1h 26mnonstop
6:26 am - 7:47 amCMH-DCA
1h 21mnonstop
$99American Airlines
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Wed, Aug 14 - Wed, Aug 21
8:20 pm - 9:54 pmDCA-CMH
1h 34mnonstop
4:08 pm - 5:27 pmCMH-DCA
1h 19mnonstop
$105American Airlines
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Tue, Aug 6 - Tue, Aug 13
8:43 am - 10:55 amBOS-CMH
2h 12mnonstop
8:32 pm - 12:27 amCMH-BOS
3h 55m1 stop
Fri, Aug 9 - Mon, Aug 12
6:00 am - 10:37 amBOS-CMH
4h 37m1 stop
11:55 am - 1:54 pmCMH-BOS
1h 59mnonstop
Mon, Aug 12 - Tue, Aug 13
1:00 pm - 5:32 pmDCA-CMH
4h 32m1 stop
6:15 am - 10:29 amCMH-DCA
4h 14m1 stop
$135United Airlines
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Thu, Dec 12 - Mon, Dec 16
8:25 am - 12:33 pmDCA-CMH
4h 08m1 stop
6:00 am - 10:27 amCMH-DCA
4h 27m1 stop
$154United Airlines
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Wed, Sep 4 - Thu, Sep 5

Flights to Columbus - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends for flights to Columbus to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

How much is a flight to Columbus?

The average and cheapest price for all flights to Columbus from each origin found by users searching on KAYAK in the last month.
On average, a flight to Columbus costs $242. The cheapest price found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks cost $27 and departed from New Orleans. The most popular routes on KAYAK are Philadelphia to Columbus which costs $344 on average, and Boston to Columbus, which costs $210 on average.
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What is the cheapest day to fly to Columbus?

The average price of all flights to Columbus clicked on KAYAK for each day over the last 12 months.
Based on KAYAK data, the cheapest day to fly to Columbus is Thursday where tickets can be as cheap as $327. On the other hand, the most expensive day to fly is Sunday, where prices are $417 on average.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly to Columbus?

The average price for all flights to Columbus depending on the time of departure, clicked by users on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Columbus is generally in the morning, when flights cost $237 on average. The most expensive time of day to fly to Columbus is generally in the afternoon, which is peak travel time and where the average cost of a ticket is $278.

What is a good deal for flights to Columbus?

If you’re looking for cheap airfare to Columbus, 25% of our users found tickets to Columbus for the following prices or less: From Norfolk $54 one-way - $132 round-trip, from Jacksonville $61 one-way - $133 round-trip, from Fort Lauderdale $81 one-way - $112 round-trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Columbus?

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights to Columbus, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price, you should book around 1 week before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 170 days before departure.

Which is the cheapest airport to fly into in Columbus?

Prices will differ depending on the departure airport, but generally, the cheapest airport to fly to in Columbus is Columbus Rickenbacker Airport, with an average flight price of $115.

Which airlines fly to Columbus?

Many airlines fly to Columbus, the most common ones being American Airlines, Southwest, and Delta. See the amount of flights per week for popular airlines flying to Columbus.

Which airline offers the most flights to Columbus?

Of the 11 airlines that fly to Columbus, American Airlines offers the most flights, with around 480 per week, followed by Southwest with 441 flights per week.

How many airports are there in Columbus?

There are 6 airports in Columbus: Columbus Airport (CMH), Dayton Airport (DAY), Columbus Rickenbacker Airport (LCK), Parkersburg Wood County Airport (PKB), Cincinnati Airport (LUK) and Lima Allen County Airport (AOH). The busiest airport is Columbus Airport (CMH), with 84% of all flights arriving there.

How long is the flight to Columbus?

The duration of your flight to Columbus depends on your departure and arrival airports. Obviously any flights that include a layover will also be longer. The most popular routes to Columbus on KAYAK are from New York, which takes 1h 47m, Newark, which takes 1h 53m, Miami, which takes 2h 48m, and Los Angeles, which takes 4h 29m.

How many direct flights to Columbus are there each day?

There are around 234 direct flights from within United States to Columbus every day. Most flights depart in the morning, with 8:00 am the most common departure time and 44% of flights departing in the morning.

How many direct flights to Columbus are there each week?

Each week there are around 1,633 direct flights from within United States to Columbus. The most common day for departures is Sunday, with 15% of flights taking off on this day.

How many long-haul flights are there to Columbus each week?

Each week, there are 50 medium-haul flights (3-6 hour flight duration) and 1,502 short-haul flights (up to 3 hour flight duration) to Columbus. There aren't any long-haul flights (6-12 hour flight duration).

How many cities have direct flights to Columbus?

From the United States, there are direct flights to Columbus from 33 cities. The city with the most direct flights is Chicago, with 204 direct flights each week.

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Flight from New York LaGuardia Airport to Columbus

When to book flights to Columbus

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel to Columbus based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
Estimated round-trip price
KAYAK looks at all historical flight data for each date to provide a predicted price for one-way trips or round-trips with a duration up to 40 days. The information is for flights to Columbus based on your location. While we try to provide actual minimum prices for each date, some prices are predictions and actual prices may differ.

FAQs - booking Columbus flights

  • Which Columbus airport is closest to central Columbus?

    The distance between Columbus Airport and downtown Columbus is 6 miles, which makes it the closest of the 2 Columbus airports. Columbus Rickenbacker is 11 miles away from the center.

  • How much is a flight to Columbus?

    On average, a flight to Columbus costs $242. The cheapest price found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks cost $27 and departed from New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights to Columbus?

    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 to Columbus.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket to Columbus?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Columbus is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights to Columbus?

    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 Columbus with an airline and back with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight to Columbus?

    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 Columbus up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Columbus

  • Enter your preferred departure airport and travel dates into the search form above to unlock the latest Columbus flight deals.

Prefer to fly non-stop to Columbus?

Find which airlines fly direct to Columbus, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Nonstop departures

United States to Columbus

Monday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +39 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +40 more

Tuesday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +39 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +40 more

Wednesday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +38 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +39 more

Thursday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +38 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +39 more

Friday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +40 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +41 more

Saturday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +40 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +41 more

Sunday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +40 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +41 more

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Nonstop returns

Columbus to United States

Monday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +39 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +40 more

Tuesday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +39 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +40 more

Wednesday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +38 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +39 more

Thursday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +38 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +39 more

Friday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +40 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +41 more

Saturday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +40 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +41 more

Sunday

ANA, Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, +40 more

ANA, Aer Lingus, +41 more

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Book Cheap Columbus Plane Tickets

Recent round-trip flight deals

 
These are the cheapest round-trip flights to Columbus found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
8/7Wed
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 55mEWR-CMH
8/14Wed
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 48mCMH-EWR
$60
9/18Wed
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 55mEWR-CMH
9/24Tue
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 55mCMH-EWR
$61
8/24Sat
nonstopFrontier
2h 56mDEN-CMH
8/26Mon
nonstopFrontier
3h 07mCMH-DEN
$68
8/22Thu
nonstopFrontier
2h 53mDEN-CMH
8/25Sun
nonstopFrontier
3h 09mCMH-DEN
$78
8/14Wed
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 26mDCA-CMH
8/21Wed
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 21mCMH-DCA
$99
8/6Tue
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 34mDCA-CMH
8/13Tue
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 19mCMH-DCA
$105
8/9Fri
nonstop
2h 12mBOS-CMH
8/12Mon
1 stop
3h 55mCMH-BOS
$111
8/12Mon
1 stop
4h 37mBOS-CMH
8/13Tue
nonstop
1h 59mCMH-BOS
$121
12/12Thu
1 stopUnited Airlines
4h 32mDCA-CMH
12/16Mon
1 stopUnited Airlines
4h 14mCMH-DCA
$135
9/4Wed
1 stopUnited Airlines
4h 08mDCA-CMH
9/5Thu
1 stopUnited Airlines
4h 27mCMH-DCA
$154

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Recent one-way flight deals

 
Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best deals for one-way flights to Columbus found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
8/23Fri
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 53mLGA-CMH
$35
8/13Tue
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 56mEWR-CMH
$37
8/19Mon
nonstopFrontier
2h 57mDEN-CMH
$39
8/24Sat
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 27mDCA-CMH
$47
10/16Wed
1 stopFrontier
4h 06mBOS-CMH
$50
8/13Tue
nonstopDelta
2h 02mJFK-CMH
$51
9/1Sun
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 37mDCA-CMH
$53
9/11Wed
nonstopUnited Airlines
2h 52mDEN-CMH
$61
10/8Tue
1 stopUnited Airlines
4h 23mDCA-CMH
$77
8/15Thu
1 stopDelta
3h 27mDCA-CMH
$78

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Last minute flights to Columbus

Last minute flight, train and bus deals

 
These last-minute flight deals are the cheapest flights found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours for flights to Columbus that are departing in the next 10 days.
7/19Fri
nonstopSpirit Airlines
2h 12mBOS-CMH
7/25Thu
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 59mCMH-BOS
$152
7/20Sat
nonstopSpirit Airlines
2h 12mBOS-CMH
7/22Mon
nonstopSpirit Airlines
1h 59mCMH-BOS
$160
7/21Sun
nonstopDelta
2h 08mJFK-CMH
7/24Wed
nonstopDelta
1h 59mCMH-JFK
$188
7/22Mon
multi-stop
20h 48mLGA-CMH
7/24Wed
nonstop
1h 46mCMH-LGA
$220
7/20Sat
multi-stop
22h 07mLGA-CMH
7/24Wed
nonstop
1h 46mCMH-LGA
$222
7/18Thu
nonstopAmerican Airlines
1h 58mJFK-CMH
8/3Sat
nonstopAmerican Airlines
2h 02mCMH-JFK
$254
7/18Thu
multi-stopAmerican Airlines
6h 37mJFK-CMH
8/3Sat
nonstopAmerican Airlines
2h 02mCMH-JFK
$264
7/19Fri
nonstopDelta
1h 47mJFK-CMH
7/24Wed
nonstopDelta
1h 59mCMH-JFK
$284
7/22Mon
multi-stopFrontier
21h 12mATL-CMH
7/28Sun
multi-stopFrontier
13h 51mCMH-ATL
$288
7/22Mon
multi-stopFrontier
20h 48mLGA-CMH
7/25Thu
multi-stopFrontier
24h 17mCMH-LGA
$311

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