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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 September, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

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

CMH - SAN
Price
$258 - $406
SAN
Temperature
66.2 - 80.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.8 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest in August Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from $258 From Columbus to San Diego
One-way from $254 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?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Columbus to San Diego. 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 San Diego.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbus to San Diego?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 33 days in advance, which can save you up to 19% on flights from Columbus to San Diego compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 33 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $86. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $107.

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

Flights from Columbus to San Diego lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from Columbus to San Diego in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $58.

Cheap flights from Columbus to San Diego in July, August 2020

The best prices found for CMH to SAN flights for July, August
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$123pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$166pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
14 Jul - 20 Jul
$174pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to San Diego 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Columbus found for this year
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$123pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
12 Aug - 19 Aug
$136pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
4 Aug - 18 Aug
$140pp
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
27 Jun - 8 Jul
$202pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
27 Jun - 7 Jul
$219pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
27 Jun - 10 Jul
$223pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to San Diego from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to San Diego
3:00 am - 3:31 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
15h 31m
CMH - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$254
JustFly
3:30 am - 7:34 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
19h 04m
CMH - SAN
Multiple Airlines
$300
Kiwi.com
1:50 pm - 5:25 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 35m
CMH - SAN
Delta
$303
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Columbus to San Diego flights.

Flight FAQs

From Columbus to San Diego

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbus to San Diego 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 Columbus and San Diego 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.

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 Spirit Airlines for just $123, but on average you can expect to pay $177.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus to San Diego for under $100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Columbus to San Diego, 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 Columbus to San Diego for under $300?

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Columbus to San Diego flight path was viewed by 65 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 for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for US Airways, as currently they have the cheapest options available from Columbus to San Diego. On average you can find 1 flight for this flight path daily.

Does it rain more in Columbus or San Diego?

Expected rainfall in Columbus is less than in San Diego. You can expect this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Columbus weather warmer or cooler than San Diego?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Diego is typically colder than in Columbus. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

Alternative routes for Columbus to San Diego

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Columbus to San Diego
Average temperature for July in San Diego
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for July in San Diego
0.1 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing San Diego