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Cheap Flights from Columbus to Chicago, IL, United States - CMH to CHI Last modified: Jul 24, 2016 1:00 AM

Popular flights from Columbus to Chicago Last modified: Jul 24, 2016 1:00 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
CMHCHI
Tue 8/23
nonstop
CHICMH
Thu 8/25
nonstop
$181
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American
CMHCHI
Tue 8/23
nonstop
CHICMH
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$181
Select
American
CMHCHI
Wed 8/24
nonstop
CHICMH
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$181
Select
American
CMHCHI
Thu 8/25
nonstop
CHICMH
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$181
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American
CMHCHI
Sat 8/27
nonstop
CHICMH
Sat 9/3
nonstop
$181
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United
CMHCHI
Tue 8/23
nonstop
CHICMH
Thu 8/25
nonstop
$181
Select
United
CMHCHI
Tue 8/23
nonstop
CHICMH
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$181
Select
United
CMHCHI
Wed 8/24
nonstop
CHICMH
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$181
Select
United
CMHCHI
Thu 8/25
nonstop
CHICMH
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$181
Select
United
CMHCHI
Sat 8/27
nonstop
CHICMH
Mon 8/29
nonstop
$181
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Columbus to Chicago (CMH to CHI)?

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 $183.

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

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Columbus to Chicago

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $354 $362
7-14 days $201 $295
14-21 days $191 $285
21-30 days $181 $280
30-60 days $181 $280
60-90 days $181 $280
90+ days $181 $280

Cheapest Day To Fly from Columbus to Chicago

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$181 $181 $181 $181 $186 $181 $186

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Columbus to Chicago

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Columbus to Chicago.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Columbus Chicago American 7/28/16 8/2/16 0 $354
August Columbus Chicago United 8/30/16 9/6/16 0 $181
September Columbus Chicago American 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 $181
October Columbus Chicago American 10/8/16 10/10/16 0 $181
November Columbus Chicago American 11/3/16 11/7/16 0 $181
December Columbus Chicago United 12/8/16 12/15/16 0 $181
January Columbus Chicago American 1/25/17 1/28/17 0 $181
February Columbus Chicago American 2/15/17 3/3/17 0 $186

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

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 Columbus to Chicago.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$354
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$354 $211
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$211 $203
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$203 $191
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$191 $181
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$181

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

Your Columbus to Chicago 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 Columbus to Chicago is $303.

The average price for non-stop flights from Columbus to Chicago is $181.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Columbus to Chicago
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 9 10 9 9 9 8 9 06:00 20:20
United 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 06:20 19:20

Columbus to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: The average Columbus to Chicago flight time is an hour and 21 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Columbus and Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Columbus to Chicago is 295 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: There are 100 direct flights from Columbus to Chicago.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: American Airlines provides 60% of the non-stop flights between Columbus and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Columbus to Chicago?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Columbus and Chicago, 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 Columbus - CMH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Columbus to Milwaukee American, United $358
Columbus to Atlanta American, United $203
Columbus to New York American, United $300

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Detroit to Chicago American, United $177
Pittsburgh to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $77
Cleveland to Chicago American, United $197
Cincinnati to Chicago American, Public Charters, United $300
Louisville to Chicago American, United $143
Akron - Canton to Chicago American, United $237
Indianapolis to Chicago American, United $97
Dayton to Chicago American, United $97
Lexington to Chicago American, United $185
Toledo to Chicago American $217
Ft Wayne to Chicago American, United $171
Charleston to Chicago American, United $390
Huntington to Chicago American, United $222
Detroit to New York American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $141
Detroit to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $81
Detroit to Milwaukee United $364
Pittsburgh to Milwaukee American, Primair, United $323
Cleveland to Milwaukee American, United $323
Pittsburgh to New York American, JetBlue, United $200
Detroit to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $87
Indianapolis to Atlanta American, Frontier, United $77
Indianapolis to Milwaukee American, United $214
Pittsburgh to Atlanta American, Frontier, United $67
Cleveland to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $67
Cleveland to New York American, JetBlue, United $216
Louisville to Milwaukee American, United $404

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Windsor to Chicago Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $317
Cheap Flights from Columbus to Chicago, IL, United States, from $181 Round trip from CMH to CHI