Cheap flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

CMH — WAS
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Columbus to Washington, D.C. are usually found in February or April, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best C01 to WAS flight in 2023: compare Columbus to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..

CMH - WAS

Price

$197 - $360

WAS

Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

WAS

Rainfall

2.6 - 4 inches

Popular inOctoberHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop
Round-trip from$197From Columbus to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way from$86One-way flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 27% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

To save on the cost of your flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C., book at least 48 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 42% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $302 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $396.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

February can be a great time to fly to Washington, D.C. from Columbus with a flight ticket averaging about $291. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $108. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of October.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to Washington, D.C. (CMH - WAS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Columbus to Washington, D.C. is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 23% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. in February, March 2023

The best prices found for Columbus to WAS flights for February, March
Mar 22 - Mar 28
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 29m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 44m
$162

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 8
CMH

Columbus

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 29m
$162

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 14 - Mar 14
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 22m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

1 stop

4h 57m
$170

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Columbus to Washington, D.C. 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Columbus found for this year
Mar 22 - Mar 28
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 29m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 44m
$162

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Apr 25 - May 2
CMH

Columbus

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 27m
$162

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Apr 26 - May 2
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

4h 08m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 26m
$170

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Cheap American Airlines flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C.

May 2 - May 10
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 26m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 26m
$162

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Apr 26 - May 2
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

4h 08m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 26m
$170

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Apr 25 - May 3
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

7h 03m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 29m
$172

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Cheap United Airlines flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C.

Apr 25 - May 2
CMH

Columbus

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 27m
$162

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Mar 22 - Mar 29
CMH

Columbus

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

5h 39m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 26m
$172

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 6 - Mar 8
CMH

Columbus

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

5h 39m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 29m
$187

United Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Non-stop flights to Washington, D.C. from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
Mar 22 - Mar 28
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 29m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 44m
$162

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Apr 25 - May 2
CMH

Columbus

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Nonstop

1h 17m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 27m
$162

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 28 - Mar 2
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 35m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

CMH

Columbus

Nonstop

1h 44m
$177

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on return flights to Washington, D.C. from Columbus, departing today and this week
Feb 7 - Feb 14
CMH

Columbus

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 44m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

CMH

Columbus

1 stop

11h 21m
$185

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Feb 7 - Feb 7
CMH

Columbus

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 44m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

CMH

Columbus

1 stop

7h 34m
$217

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 7 - Feb 7
CMH

Columbus

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

10h 16m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

CMH

Columbus

2 stops

16h 18m
$220

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C.
Feb 14
CMH

Columbus

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

10h 01m
$68

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 21
CMH

Columbus

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

9h 00m
$77

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 21
CMH

Columbus

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Nonstop

1h 26m
$81

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Washington, D.C.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,185 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Southwest
7.5
Good
946 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,668 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Boarding

8.0

Food

7.2

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cancelled luggage door would not close. Had to call mechanic from different city. Missed connections. Difficult rescheduling. Had to fly next day.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Columbus to Washington, D.C. flights.

Which airlines flying from Columbus to Washington, D.C. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Columbus to Washington, D.C. have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $162, but on average you can expect to pay $178.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C. is less than $205.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbus to Washington, D.C. for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C. within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Columbus to Washington, D.C. on average per day?

5 flight departures from Columbus to Washington, D.C. per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 40% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 40% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta can get you from Columbus to Washington, D.C. in just under 1h 17m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 48m. There are 299 mi between Columbus and Washington, D.C.. 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 Columbus to Washington, D.C. round-trip?

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Washington, D.C., with prices starting at $162. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $162 and $181, respectively. Users have found that American Airlines is 44% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Columbus to Washington, D.C. one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $68 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $81 and United Airlines from $81 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

While some choose either Columbus - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National or Columbus - Baltimore/Washington, Columbus - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl is the most popular route from Columbus to Washington, D.C..

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Columbus to Washington, D.C..

What are the most reliable airlines from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C. consider choosing Mesa Airlines (79%), CommutAir (77%) or Air Canada (76%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus to Washington, D.C.?

While on average a flight from Columbus to Washington, D.C. is generally $1,838, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $109. When looking at the most popular route, (Columbus - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), you can expect to pay $170 for that flight.

Top 4 airlines flying from Columbus to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to Washington, D.C. choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$16Average$24FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$113Average$223FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$119Average$274FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$128Average$275FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Columbus to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbus to Washington, D.C.
7%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
38%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
30%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
25%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Columbus to Washington, D.C.

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbus to Washington, D.C.
Sunday12daily flights
Monday22daily flights
Tuesday19daily flights
Wednesday20daily flights
Thursday16daily flights
Friday15daily flights
Saturday6daily flights
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