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Cheap flights from Columbus to San Francisco (CMH - SFO)

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The best prices from Columbus to San Francisco are usually found in February or January, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to San Francisco (SFO)

CMH - SFO
Price
$261 - $404
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from $261 From Columbus to San Francisco
One-way from $241 One-way flight from Columbus to San Francisco
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 Francisco?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 8% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 44 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 44 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Columbus to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $117, or $137 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to San Francisco from Columbus average $121. You can even find prices in February for less than $121, as users have found deals to San Francisco from as low as $61. The month of April appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Francisco from Columbus. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 8%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to San Francisco (CMH - SFO)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Columbus to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. If a flight is in the evening is possible it can save you up to 36% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Columbus to San Francisco in August, September 2020

The best prices found for CMH to SFO flights for August, September
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$177pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$180pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
10 Aug - 16 Aug
$184pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Columbus found for this year
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$177pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$180pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
15 Sep - 22 Sep
$182pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Columbus, departing today and this week
23 Jul - 30 Jul
$193pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$197pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$204pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to San Francisco from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to San Francisco
2:40 am - 6:15 pm
Sun Country Air
3 Stops
18h 35m
CMH - SFO
Sun Country Air
$241
Ovago
6:59 am - 1:55 pm
Delta
1 Stop
9h 56m
CMH - SFO
Delta
$303
Delta
2:30 am - 6:12 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
18h 42m
CMH - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$999
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Columbus to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbus to San Francisco 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 Francisco 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 Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $196.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Columbus to San Francisco, 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 Francisco for under $200?

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Columbus to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 43 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Columbus or San Francisco?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Columbus is roughly greater than that of San Francisco. You can assume this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is Columbus weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Expect the weather to be around 86 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in San Francisco is generally colder than in Columbus.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Delta, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $143. However, be on the lookout for offers from Sun Country Air and Allegiant Air, as they are both options that can get you from Columbus to San Francisco for a low price.

Alternative routes for Columbus to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Columbus to San Francisco
Average temperature for August in San Francisco
73.4 °F

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing San Francisco

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