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Flights from Columbus to Chicago, United States Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 1:15 -05:00

Columbus to Chicago Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 1:15 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,900,004,488 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Chicago. American frequently offer the best deals to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
CMHCHI
Sat 4/1
nonstop
CHICMH
Sat 4/1
nonstop
$195

How Much is a Flight from Columbus to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Columbus to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $204.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Columbus to Chicago?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Columbus to Chicago based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Columbus to Chicago? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Columbus to Chicago.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $480 $608
7-14 days $231 $484
14-21 days $207 $410
21-30 days $201 $286
30-60 days $196 $281
60-90 days $201 $281
90+ days $195 $281

Cheapest Day To Fly from Columbus to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27,908,060,797 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Columbus to Chicago is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$201 $196 $207 $201 $207 $201 $211

Compare Flight Prices from Columbus to Chicago by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Columbus to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Columbus Chicago American 12/28/16 1/4/17 0 $207
January Columbus Chicago American 1/17/17 1/21/17 0 $196
February Columbus Chicago American 2/28/17 3/7/17 0 $201
March Columbus Chicago American 3/14/17 4/1/17 0 $201
April Columbus Chicago American 4/1/17 4/1/17 0 $195
May Columbus Chicago American 5/15/17 5/31/17 0 $221
June Columbus Chicago American 6/4/17 6/9/17 0 $249
July Columbus Chicago American 7/20/17 7/24/17 0 $249

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Columbus to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Columbus to Chicago. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$437
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$437 $231
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$231 $372
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$372 $201
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$201 $201
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$201

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Columbus to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Columbus to Chicago is $330.

The average price for direct flights from Columbus to Chicago is $222.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Columbus to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 8 8 8 8 8 6 7 06:00 20:20
United 6 6 7 6 5 4 5 05:30 18:55
Southwest 11 15 15 11 11 3 4 05:50 22:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Columbus to Chicago Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Columbus to Chicago. 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 Columbus to Chicago is $111.

The average price for round trip flights from Columbus to Chicago is $223.

Columbus to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: The average Columbus to Chicago flight time is an hour and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Columbus?
Answer: The distance from Columbus to Chicago is 282 miles (453 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: There are 119 direct flights from Columbus to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Columbus airlines for direct flights from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 44% of the non-stop flights between Columbus and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: Washington, DC

Airlines in Columbus flying to Chicago Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 1:15 -05:00Number of routes searched: 116Number of itineraries searched: 167,933

Wondering which airlines fly out of Columbus to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Columbus airlines with flights to Chicago. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Columbus to Chicago
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United -
American BNA
American CLT
American DCA
American JFK
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD

Columbus to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Columbus and Chicago. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Columbus - CMH Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 1:15 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 1:15 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Windsor to Chicago$240
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