Cheap flights from Columbus to San Diego (CMH - SAN)

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The best prices from Columbus to San Diego are usually found in August or July, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to San Diego (SAN)

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to SAN flight in 2021: compare Columbus to San Diego flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Diego.
C01 - SAN
Price
$201 - $406
SAN
Temperature
57.2 - 71.6 °F
SAN
Precipitation
0 - 2.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

$201

From Columbus to San Diego

One-way from

$135

One-way flight from Columbus to San Diego

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 Columbus to San Diego?

Users have found that flying from Columbus to San Diego on a Saturday 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to San Diego (C01 - SAN)?

It’s optimal to fly from Columbus to San Diego in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 34% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbus to San Diego?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Diego from Columbus. Users have commonly found prices around $299 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $99. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Columbus to San Diego in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CMH to SAN flights for October, November
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$128pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
2 Nov - 4 Nov
$144pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$155pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Columbus found for this year
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$128pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
3 Dec - 7 Dec
$141pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$143pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from Columbus, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$128pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
30 Oct - 3 Nov
$180pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
30 Oct - 3 Nov
$189pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to San Diego from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to San Diego
5:12 pm - 12:15 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
22h 03m
CMH - SAN
Frontier
$135
JustFly
7:31 am - 1:03 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
8h 32m
CMH - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$160
mytrip.com
11:25 am - 6:44 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
10h 19m
CMH - SAN
Alaska Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Columbus to San Diego

What airport do you fly into for flights to San Diego from Columbus?

If you book a flight to San Diego from Columbus, you will be flying to San Diego, which is the city’s only airport. San Diego (SAN) is located 2.6 mi from the center of San Diego. There are 0 flights from Columbus to San Diego per day from 6 different airlines.

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

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit 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 to San Diego for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to San Diego for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $128, but on average you can expect to pay $163.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbus to San Diego for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbus to San Diego within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this Columbus to San Diego flight route?

Within the past month, 65 users have taken a look at flights from Columbus to San Diego.

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

Frontier, at $128, was found to be the cheapest airline from Columbus to San Diego. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Spirit Airlines. Frontier is currently priced 57% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $67. Users have also found prices from $70 and $162 on Frontier and Alaska Airlines, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbus to San Diego?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Columbus to San Diego.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus to San Diego?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Columbus to San Diego? While on average our users pay $657, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $108. The most popular route (Columbus - San Diego), is priced around $141.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Diego, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Diego from Columbus?

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

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

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 San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbus are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

Do I need a test to fly back to Columbus from San Diego?

Returning to Columbus from San Diego

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Columbus.

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Alternative routes for Columbus to San Diego

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

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbus to San Diego.
Average temperature for October in San Diego
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in San Diego
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Rickenbacker (LCK)

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 5 airlines flying from Columbus to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to San Diego 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
$84 $246 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$86 $209 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$159 $398 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$159 $403 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$159 $424 No cancel fee 71%
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