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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Columbus, OH, United States - CHI to CMH Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 12:53 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Columbus Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 12:53 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 26, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $215
Jul 27, 2016 Aug 3, 2016 $215
Aug 2, 2016 Aug 10, 2016 $215
Aug 3, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $215
Aug 9, 2016 Aug 18, 2016 $215
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 26, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $215
Jul 26, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $215
Jul 27, 2016 Aug 3, 2016 $215
Aug 2, 2016 Aug 10, 2016 $215
Aug 3, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 $215

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Columbus (CHI to CMH)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Columbus, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $215.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Columbus (CHI to CMH)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Columbus based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Columbus

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Columbus should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $474 $492
7-14 days $309 $328
14-21 days $309 $317
21-30 days $215 $277
30-60 days $215 $276
60-90 days $215 $276
90+ days $215 $276

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Columbus

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Columbus.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$215 $215 $215 $215 $215 $215 $215

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Columbus

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Columbus.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$474
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$474 $417
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$417 $309
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$309 $235
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$235 $235
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$235
TIPSave $307 by flying into Pittsburgh instead of Columbus from Chicago

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Columbus (CHI to CMH)

Your Chicago to Columbus flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Columbus is $309.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Columbus is $215.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Columbus.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Columbus
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 9 9 9 9 9 7 9 07:20 21:45
United 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 08:00 21:10

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Columbus (CHI to CMH)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Columbus. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Columbus is $106.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Columbus is $215.

Chicago to Columbus Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Columbus?
Answer: The average Chicago to Columbus flight time is an hour and 19 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Columbus?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Columbus is 295 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Columbus?
Answer: There are 102 direct flights from Chicago to Columbus.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Columbus?
Answer: American Airlines provides 59% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Columbus.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Columbus?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Columbus (CHI to CMH) Number of flights searched: 166Last modified: Jun 26, 2016 12:53 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Columbus with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Columbus.

Chicago to Columbus
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United IAD X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest STL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Columbus, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $137
Chicago to Detroit American, United $172
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $123
Chicago to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Cleveland American, United $210
Chicago to Cincinnati American, Public Charters, United $213
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $133
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $119
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Pittsburgh American, Frontier, United $67
Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $65

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to Toronto Air Choice One, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Public Charters, Porter, United, WestJet $236
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Columbus, OH, United States, from $215 Round trip from CHI to CMH