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The best prices from Columbus to Washington are usually found in February or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to Washington (WAS)

CMH - WAS
Price
$166 - $237
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Average price

$183

Average for round-trip flights in września 2020

Round-trip from

166 zł

From Columbus to Washington

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 Washington?

Users have found that flying from Columbus to Washington on a Sunday 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 Columbus to Washington?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 28 days in advance to save up to 11% 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 28 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 Washington 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $252, or $276 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbus to Washington?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington from Columbus. Users have commonly found prices around $243 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $119. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Columbus to Washington in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 18% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Washington in September, October 2020

The best prices found for CMH to WAS flights for September, October
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$87pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
20 Oct - 31 Oct
$90pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
29 Oct - 31 Oct
$97pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Washington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Columbus found for this year
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$87pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
20 Oct - 31 Oct
$90pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
19 Oct - 2 Nov
$97pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Columbus, departing today and this week
6 Oct - 22 Feb
$160pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
8 Oct - 11 Oct
$167pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Delta
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
9 Oct - 12 Oct
$170pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Washington from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Washington
6:30 am - 3:31 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
9h 01m
CMH - BWI
Spirit Airlines
$273
KAYAK
2:00 am - 6:18 pm
Delta
3 Stops
16h 18m
CMH - IAD
Delta
$277
Delta
2:00 am - 8:57 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
30h 57m
CMH - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$449
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbus to Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $87, but on average you can expect to pay $110.

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

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Columbus to Washington?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

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

Travelers can expect 3 flights from Columbus to Washington on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is Columbus weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Washington is typically hotter 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.

How long is the flight from Columbus to Washington?

A quick flight from Columbus to Washington can take about 3h 49m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $446. The distance between Columbus and Washington is about 299 mi.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Washington, with prices starting at $98. Another option worth looking into is Spirit Airlines, starting at $118 round trip. You may be able to fly from Columbus to Washington for 50% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Columbus to Washington are Delta ($59) and Spirit Airlines ($99).

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Columbus to Washington
Average temperature for September in Washington
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Washington
4.2 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Hourly flight availability from Columbus to Washington

Morning 6 AM to noon 55% of CMH to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 38% of CMH to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of CMH to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CMH to WAS departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Columbus to Washington
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights