Cheap flights from Columbus to Los Angeles (CMH - LAX)

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The best prices from Columbus to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to LAX flight in 2021: compare Columbus to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
CMH - LAX
Price
$236 - $337
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$236

From Columbus to Los Angeles

One-way from

$47

One-way flight from Columbus to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles (CMH - LAX)?

It’s optimal to fly from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 27% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Columbus Airport in August are about $270 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $132.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles?

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

How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles?

To save on the cost of your flight from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles, book at least 28 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 48% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $298 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $391.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Los Angeles in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CMH to LAX flights for October, November
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$83pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
13 Nov - 16 Nov
$86pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$91pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Columbus found for this year
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$83pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
13 Nov - 16 Nov
$86pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$91pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to Los Angeles direct flight deals
11 Nov - 18 Nov
$95pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$97pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
11 Nov - 15 Nov
$100pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Columbus, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$83pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$91pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$93pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
3:20 pm - 5:21 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 01m
CMH - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$47
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4:00 pm - 6:01 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 01m
CMH - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$75
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4:00 pm - 6:01 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
5h 01m
CMH - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$86
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Los Angeles

What airport do you fly into for flights to Los Angeles from Columbus?

Most people fly into Los Angeles (LAX) if they book a flight to Los Angeles from Columbus. On average, Los Angeles has 1 inbound flight from Columbus per day from 8 airlines. Los Angeles is conveniently located just 9.4 mi from Los Angeles’s city center.

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

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $83, but on average you can expect to pay $98.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles is less than $138.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $100.

How popular is this Columbus Airport to Los Angeles flight route?

The Columbus to Los Angeles flight path 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 is the cheapest airline to fly from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles round-trip from $83. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 69% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

Before booking your flight from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $108. While the most popular route (Columbus - Los Angeles) can be booked for $92 on average our data indicates $515 when flying from Columbus Airport to Los Angeles

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from Columbus?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Columbus from Los Angeles?

Returning to Columbus from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Columbus.

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

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Alternative routes for Columbus to Los Angeles

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

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbus to Los Angeles.
Flight duration from Columbus to LAX
4h 46m
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
1.2 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 6 airlines flying from Columbus to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to Los Angeles 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
Spirit Airlines
$91 $245 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$105 $194 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$118 $276 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$153 $287 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$163 $342 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$188 $432 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Columbus to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbus towards Los Angeles.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 40% of CMH to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 30% of CMH to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 30% of CMH to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CMH to LAX departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from Columbus to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbus to Los Angeles.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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