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Flights from Columbus to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:04 AM

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Columbus to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:04 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Columbus to San Francisco. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Columbus to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
CMHSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
$253
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American
CMHSFO
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SFOCMH
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$253
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American
CMHSFO
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SFOCMH
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$253
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American
CMHSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFOCMH
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$253
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American
CMHSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFOCMH
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$253
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United
CMHSFO
Wed 10/12
1 stop
SFOCMH
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$256
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United
CMHSFO
Wed 10/12
1 stop
SFOCMH
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$256
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United
CMHSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
SFOCMH
Sat 10/15
1 stop
$256
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United
CMHSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
SFOCMH
Thu 10/20
1 stop
$256
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United
CMHSFO
Mon 10/17
1 stop
SFOCMH
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$256
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Alaska
CMHSFO
Wed 10/12
2 stops
SFOCMH
Fri 10/14
2 stops
$774
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Alaska
CMHSFO
Fri 10/14
2 stops
SFOCMH
Tue 10/18
2 stops
$774
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Alaska
CMHSFO
Fri 10/14
2 stops
SFOCMH
Mon 10/17
2 stops
$774
Select
Alaska
CMHSFO
Sat 10/15
2 stops
SFOCMH
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$774
Select
Alaska
CMHSFO
Thu 10/20
2 stops
SFOCMH
Mon 10/24
2 stops
$774
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How Much is a Flight from Columbus to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Columbus to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $276.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Columbus to San Francisco?

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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $515
7-14 days $0 $256
14-21 days $0 $253
21-30 days $0 $253
30-60 days $0 $253
60-90 days $0 $253
90+ days $0 $253

Cheapest Day To Fly from Columbus to San Francisco

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Columbus to San Francisco is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$253 $253 $253 $253 $321 $253 $340

Compare Flight Prices from Columbus to San Francisco by Month

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 San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Columbus San Francisco American 10/19/16 11/2/16 1 $253
November Columbus San Francisco American 11/1/16 11/9/16 1 $253
December Columbus San Francisco American 12/1/16 12/5/16 1 $253
January Columbus San Francisco American 1/23/17 1/30/17 1 $253
February Columbus San Francisco United 2/25/17 3/7/17 1 $256
March Columbus San Francisco United 3/2/17 3/5/17 1 $362
April Columbus San Francisco American 4/10/17 4/18/17 1 $454
May Columbus San Francisco American 5/30/17 6/6/17 1 $466

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Columbus to San Francisco

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$488
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$488 $321
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$321 $321
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$321 $254
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$254 $253
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$253

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Columbus to San Francisco

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 San Francisco is $427.

The average price for direct flights from Columbus to San Francisco is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Columbus to San Francisco

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Columbus to San Francisco is $427.

Columbus to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Columbus to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Columbus flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 1:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 162Number of itineraries searched: 124,359

Wondering which airlines fly out of Columbus to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Columbus airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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 San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American ORD
American CLT
United IAH
United IAD
American LAX
United EWR
Delta MSP
Delta DTW
Frontier DEN
American PHL
Delta ATL

Columbus to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Columbus and San Francisco. 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

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Columbus to Oakland American, Delta $258
Flights from Columbus to San Jose American, Delta, United $256

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $242
Flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $308
Flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco American, Delta, Frontier, United $207
Flights from Cleveland to San Francisco American, Delta, Frontier, United $187
Flights from Indianapolis to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $284
Flights from Dayton to San Francisco American, Delta, United $346
Flights from Akron - Canton to San Francisco American, Delta, United $376
Flights from Louisville to San Francisco American, Delta, United $363
Flights from Lexington to San Francisco American, Delta, United $407
Flights from Charleston to San Francisco Delta, United $410
Flights from Toledo to San Francisco American $350
Flights from Ft Wayne to San Francisco American, Delta, United $364
Flights from Huntington to San Francisco American $400
Flights from Detroit to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $252
Flights from Indianapolis to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $358
Flights from Pittsburgh to Oakland American, Delta $375
Flights from Louisville to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $387
Flights from Cleveland to Oakland American, Delta, Spirit $274
Flights from Akron - Canton to Oakland American, Delta $385
Flights from Cincinnati to Oakland American, Delta $408
Flights from Dayton to Oakland American $398
Flights from Lexington to Oakland American, Delta Check Dates
Flights from Detroit to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $272
Flights from Charleston to Oakland American, Delta $527
Flights from Cleveland to San Jose American, Delta, United $357
Flights from Indianapolis to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $363
Flights from Pittsburgh to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $379

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Windsor to San Francisco Air Canada $600
Cheap Flights from Columbus to San Francisco