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Cheap flights from Portland to Columbus (PDX - CMH)

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The best prices from Portland to Columbus are usually found in August or April, booked 17 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Portland (PDX) to Columbus (CMH)

PDX - CMH
Price
$203 - $510
CMH
Temperature
41 - 86 °F
CMH
Rainfall
2.3 - 5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$203

From Portland to Columbus

One-way from

$105

One-way flight from Portland to Columbus

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Portland to Columbus?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Portland 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 Portland to Columbus?

Find a great deal and save up to 50% by booking at least 23 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Portland to Columbus within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $180.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Columbus from Portland. Users have commonly found prices around $173 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $79. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in January.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Portland to Columbus (PDX - CMH)?

It’s optimal to fly from Portland to Columbus in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 24% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Portland to Columbus in January, February 2021

The best prices found for PDX to CMH flights for January, February
16 Feb - 18 Feb
$192pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$216pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PDX
Portland
16 Feb - 18 Feb
$232pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PDX
Portland

Portland to Columbus 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbus from Portland found for this year
16 Feb - 18 Feb
$192pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$216pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PDX
Portland
16 Feb - 18 Feb
$232pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PDX
Portland

Last minute flights from Portland to Columbus

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbus from Portland, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$216pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PDX
Portland
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$241pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland
22 Jan - 31 Jan
$247pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland

One-way flights to Columbus from Portland

The cheapest one-way flights from Portland to Columbus
2:55 pm - 6:22 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 27m
PDX - CMH
Multiple Airlines
$105
Gotogate
5:50 pm - 4:56 am
Delta
1 Stop
8h 06m
PDX - CMH
Delta
$157
Delta
5:40 am - 9:12 am
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
24h 32m
PDX - CMH
Spirit Airlines
$167
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Portland to Columbus flights.

Flight FAQs

From Portland to Columbus

Are flight prices decreasing from Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland to Columbus to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Portland to Columbus are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Delta, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines flying from Portland to Columbus have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Portland to Columbus for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $192, but on average you can expect to pay $258.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Portland 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 Portland to Columbus for under $300?

There are currently 19+ open flights from Portland to Columbus within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Portland to Columbus have been viewed 46 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Portland or Columbus?

Portland will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Columbus over the next 24 days.

Is Portland weather warmer or cooler than Columbus?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in Columbus is generally hotter than Portland'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 Portland to Columbus?

Departing from Portland to Columbus will take you 5h 56m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Portland to Columbus is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $243 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and American Airlines, starting at $280 and $284 round-trip. These flights start at 25% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $133. Alaska Airlines flights start at $137 while deals on American Airlines start at $142 one-way.

Alternative routes for Portland to Columbus

Destination information for Columbus

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Portland to Columbus
Average temperature for January in Columbus
41.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Columbus
3.3 ″

Airports servicing Portland

Airports servicing Columbus

Top 6 airlines flying from Portland to Columbus

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Portland to Columbus 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
Frontier
$82 $189 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$128 $281 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$157 $406 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$157 $408 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$157 $419 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$157 $435 No cancel fee 69%
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