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Chicago (CHI) to Columbus (CSG)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Columbus?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago to Columbus. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Columbus.

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

To save up to 28% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Chicago to Columbus from $164 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $224 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Columbus?

Flights from Chicago to Columbus lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Chicago to Columbus in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $42.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Columbus (CHI - CSG)?

When flying from Chicago to Columbus, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 4% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Columbus in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CHI to CSG flights for January, February
12 Feb - 26 Feb
$434pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Feb - 26 Feb
$438pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Feb - 26 Feb
$469pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Columbus 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbus from Chicago found for this year
7 May - 8 May
$286pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Sep - 30 Sep
$290pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 May - 8 May
$290pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway

Last minute flights from Chicago to Columbus

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbus from Chicago, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 6 Feb
$494pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway
2 Feb - 6 Feb
$594pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
 
1 STOP
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
CSG
Columbus Metropolitan Area
Delta
 
1 STOP
MDW
Chicago Midway

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Columbus

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Columbus due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Columbus for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to Columbus Metropolitan Area to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Chicago to Columbus Metropolitan Area include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Columbus Metropolitan Area have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Columbus Metropolitan Area have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta is one of the carriers where you may find flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Columbus for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Columbus for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $286, but on average you can expect to pay $477.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Columbus for under $300 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to Columbus, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Columbus for under $500?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Chicago to Columbus within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Columbus?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Columbus?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 91 °F range in July. The weather in Columbus is generally hotter than Chicago's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Columbus?

A quick flight from Chicago to Columbus can take about 3h 41m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $494. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Columbus round-trip?

Currently priced at $286, Delta will fly you from Chicago to Columbus and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Linear Air Taxi for as low as $12,056.

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Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

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