Cheap flights from St. Louis to Columbus (STL - CMH)

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

How to find the cheapest flight from
St. Louis (STL) to Columbus (CMH)

All the information you need to plan the best STL to CMH flight in 2022: compare St. Louis to Columbus flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Columbus.
STL - CMH
Price
$190 - $370
CMH
Temperature
30.2 - 75.2 °F
CMH
Rainfall
2.3 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$190

From Lambert-St Louis to Columbus

One-way from

$128

One-way flight from Lambert-St Louis 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 month to fly from St. Louis to Columbus?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in May. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Columbus. Flights to Columbus from St. Louis in September are about $283 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $157.

When is the cheapest time to fly from St. Louis to Columbus (STL - CMH)?

It’s optimal to fly from St. Louis to Columbus at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 3% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from St. Louis to Columbus?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Saturday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

Cheap flights from St. Louis to Columbus in June, July 2022

The best prices found for STL to CMH flights for June, July
2 Jul - 4 Jul
$313pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
19 Jul - 26 Jul
$320pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Delta
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Delta
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
28 Jun - 29 Jun
$333pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis

Lambert-St Louis to Columbus 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbus from St. Louis found for this year
3 Nov - 5 Nov
$180pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
23 Aug - 30 Aug
$196pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
23 Aug - 27 Aug
$216pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
Delta
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis

Last minute flights from St. Louis to Columbus

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbus from St. Louis, departing today and this week
2 Jul - 4 Jul
$313pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
28 Jun - 29 Jun
$333pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
2 Jul - 4 Jul
$471pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis

One-way flights to Columbus from St. Louis

The cheapest one-way flights from St. Louis to Columbus
4:21 am - 9:04 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
3h 43m
STL - CMH
United Airlines
$128
United
2:18 pm - 6:50 am
Frontier
1 Stop
15h 32m
STL - CMH
Frontier
$157
Kiwi.com
1:44 am - 7:41 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 57m
STL - CMH
Delta
$212
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">St. Louis</span> to <span class="emphasized">Columbus</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From St. Louis to Columbus

What airport do you fly from for flights from St. Louis to Columbus?

For a flight from St. Louis to Columbus, you will be flying from Lambert-St Louis. Lambert-St Louis (STL) is just 12.7 mi from the center of the city. Lambert-St Louis is the only St. Louis airport and it handles 1 outbound flight to Columbus per day. 4 airlines have flights to Columbus from Lambert-St Louis on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Lambert-St Louis to Columbus have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Lambert-St Louis to Columbus have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Delta, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from St. Louis to Columbus for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from St. Louis to Columbus for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $180, but on average you can expect to pay $294.

Are there last-minute flights available from St. Louis to Columbus for under $400?

There are currently 6+ open flights from St. Louis to Columbus within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from St. Louis to Columbus round-trip?

According to our current data, United Airlines ($180), Delta ($249), and Spirit Airlines ($254) offers the cheapest pricing from St. Louis to Columbus. United Airlines is 36% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from St. Louis to Columbus one-way?

$90 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Delta. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Frontier and United Airlines, with prices starting from $127 and $128, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from St. Louis to Columbus?

Consider American Airlines, Delta or Spirit Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from St. Louis to Columbus.

What are the cheapest flights from St. Louis to Columbus?

While on average a flight from St. Louis to Columbus is generally $346, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $208. When looking at the most popular route, (Lambert-St Louis - Columbus), you can expect to pay $276 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Columbus, OH

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Columbus from St. Louis?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lambert-St Louis are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Columbus.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lambert-St Louis are not required to quarantine after entering Columbus.

Do I need a test to fly back to St. Louis from Columbus?

Returning to Lambert-St Louis from Columbus

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Lambert-St Louis.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbus are not required to quarantine after entering Lambert-St Louis.

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Columbus, OH

Alternative routes for St. Louis to Columbus

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Columbus

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from St. Louis to Columbus.
Average temperature for June in Columbus
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Columbus
4.4 ″

Airports servicing St. Louis

Airports servicing Columbus

Rickenbacker (LCK)

Top 4 airlines flying from Lambert-St Louis to Columbus

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from St. Louis 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
United Airlines
$119 $305 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$134 $347 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$150 $343 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$154 $193 No cancel fee 65%

Hourly flight availability from St. Louis to Columbus

See what time of day planes typically take off from St. Louis towards Columbus.
Morning 6 AM to noon 50% of STL to CMH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 50% of STL to CMH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of STL to CMH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of STL to CMH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from St. Louis to Columbus
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from St. Louis to Columbus.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
Home North America USA Ohio Columbus Cheap flights from St. Louis to Columbus