Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Columbus (CMH)

CHI — CMH
Feb 11 — Feb 181

The best prices from Chicago to Columbus are usually found in February or December, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Columbus (CMH)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to CMH flight in 2023: compare Chicago to Columbus flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Columbus.

CHI - CMH

Price

$238 - $375

CMH

Temperature

30.2 - 75.2 °F

CMH

Rainfall

2.3 - 4.8 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from$238From Chicago (CHI) to Columbus
One-way from$109One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Columbus

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

Users have found that flying from Chicago to Columbus Airport on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Columbus Airport at least 57 days early can save you up to 46% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 57 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Columbus Airport for as little as $341 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $436 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Columbus Airport. Flights to Columbus Airport from Chicago in February are about $317 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $166.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chicago to Columbus Airport in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Columbus in February, March 2023

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Chicago to Columbus 2023 flight deals

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Last minute flights from Chicago to Columbus

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One-way flights to Columbus from Chicago

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Columbus

Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Could be better, onboard snacks aren’t enough. A bit of a sandwich or thereabout would suffice.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Could be better, onboard snacks aren’t enough. A bit of a sandwich or thereabout would suffice.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,207 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Could be better, onboard snacks aren’t enough. A bit of a sandwich or thereabout would suffice.

Southwest
7.5
Good
955 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Could be better, onboard snacks aren’t enough. A bit of a sandwich or thereabout would suffice.

Sun Country Air
7.5
Good
73 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Could be better, onboard snacks aren’t enough. A bit of a sandwich or thereabout would suffice.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,064 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Could be better, onboard snacks aren’t enough. A bit of a sandwich or thereabout would suffice.

Related info for your journey

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

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, American Airlines, and British Airways flying from Chicago to Columbus have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Columbus Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $185, but on average you can expect to pay $204.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Columbus Airport under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Columbus Airport is less than $265.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Columbus Airport for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Columbus Airport within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Columbus Airport?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Columbus Airport on average per day?

Travelers can expect 13 flights from Chicago to Columbus Airport on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 8% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 23% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 69% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Columbus Airport?

For as low as $188, United Airlines can have you in Columbus Airport from Chicago in 1h 17m. There are 297 mi between Chicago and Columbus Airport. 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 Airport round-trip?

Currently priced at $188, United Airlines will fly you from Chicago to Columbus Airport and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $196 and $212, respectively. Users have found that United Airlines is 40% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $88. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Spirit Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Chicago to Columbus Airport for a low price.

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

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Columbus Airport.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Columbus Airport?

Consider Envoy Air (73%), GoJet (71%) or American Airlines (70%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Columbus Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Columbus Airport?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Columbus Airport is $88. On average you can expect to pay $256. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Columbus), can usually be booked for $185.

Top 3 airlines flying from Chicago to Columbus

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Columbus choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
British AirwaysCheapest$62Average$62FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$140Average$329FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$162Average$317FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Columbus

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Columbus
3%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
46%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
16%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Columbus

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Columbus
Sunday21daily flights
Monday39daily flights
Tuesday28daily flights
Wednesday29daily flights
Thursday31daily flights
Friday35daily flights
Saturday24daily flights
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