Cheap flights from Columbus (CMH) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to California

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to LAX flight in 2022: compare Columbus to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbus Airport to California?

To save up to 48% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 28 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Columbus Airport to California from $298 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $391 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus Airport to California (CMH - CA)?

When flying from Columbus Airport to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbus Airport to California?

August can be a great time to fly to California from Columbus Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $270. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $132. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Columbus to California in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CMH to California flights for May, June
29 May - 3 Jun
$345pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
9 Jun - 14 Jun
$354pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
7 Jun - 14 Jun
$359pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Columbus found for this year
14 Sep - 17 Sep
$196pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
12 Oct - 18 Oct
$225pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
22 Oct - 25 Oct
$226pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Non-stop flights to California from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to California direct flight deals
14 Sep - 17 Sep
$196pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$237pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
12 Sep - 17 Sep
$261pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Columbus, departing today and this week
2 Jun - 9 Jun
$377pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
3 Jun - 20 Aug
$379pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
2 Jun - 6 Jun
$382pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to California from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to California
7:37 am - 4:54 am
Frontier
1 Stop
24h 17m
CMH - SFO
Frontier
$185
Kiwi.com
5:29 pm - 3:36 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
13h 07m
CMH - OAK
Multiple Airlines
$186
Kiwi.com
10:07 am - 5:40 pm
Delta
2 Stops
10h 33m
CMH - PSP
Delta
$189
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Columbus to California

Which airlines flying from Columbus to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Columbus to California that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Columbus Airport to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus Airport to California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $196, but on average you can expect to pay $249.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus Airport to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbus Airport to California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbus Airport to California is less than $313.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbus Airport to California for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbus Airport to California within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Columbus Airport to California flight route?

This flight path from Columbus to California was viewed by 288 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Columbus Airport to California one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Columbus Airport to California are Spirit Airlines ($144), United Airlines ($144), and Delta ($153).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbus Airport to California?

Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Columbus Airport to California.

What are the most popular routes from Columbus Airport to California?

When deciding which route to take from Columbus Airport to California consider Columbus - Los Angeles, Columbus - San Francisco or Columbus - San Diego as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus Airport to California?

While on average a flight from Columbus Airport to California is generally $716, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $108. When looking at the most popular route, (Columbus - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay $196 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for California (CA)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to California from Columbus?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to California within the United States

Most visitors from Columbus need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbus are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Do I need a test to fly back to Columbus from California?

Returning to Columbus from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Columbus.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Columbus.

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Destination points for flights from Columbus to California

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Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbus to California.
Flight duration from Columbus to California
4h 42m

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing

Bishop (BIH)
Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

Top 7 airlines flying from Columbus to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$12 $18 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$64 $177 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$76 $270 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$148 $430 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$156 $402 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$173 $444 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$173 $468 No cancel fee 75%
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