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Chicago to Columbus Flights

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Selected fares from Chicago to Columbus

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CHI CMH Sat, Jan 24 - Mon, Jan 26 $155
CHI CMH Mon, Jan 12 - Wed, Jan 14 $155
CHI CMH Mon, Jan 12 - Wed, Jan 14 $172
CHI CMH Fri, Jan 30 - Sun, Feb 1 $255

Chicago and Columbus airports and terminals

Airports in Chicago IL, US
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  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

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    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from ORD to CMH

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 All Nippon Airways, US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 2 All Nippon Airways, US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines, Iberia, Qatar Airways, US Airways
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Airports in Columbus OH, US
map of airports in Columbus
  • 1

    Port Columbus Intl (CMH)

    Distance from City Center: 6.5 miles

    Carriers for flights from CHI to CMH

    Carriers
    All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, Iberia, Qatar Airways, US Airways, United Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Chicago to Columbus

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jan 24 Chicago (ORD) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines $155
Earn $1.55
Return Mon, Jan 26 Columbus (CMH) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Chicago to Columbus

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 7 Chicago (ORD) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines $155
Earn $1.55
Return Mon, Jan 12 Columbus (CMH) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Chicago to Columbus

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 6 Chicago (ORD) Columbus (CMH) American Airlines $165
Earn $1.65
Return Sun, Feb 8 Columbus (CMH) Chicago (ORD) American Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Chicago to Columbus

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 7 Chicago (ORD) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines $160
Earn $1.60
Return Mon, Mar 2 Columbus (CMH) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Chicago to Columbus

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 4 Chicago (ORD) Columbus (CMH) United Airlines $179
Earn $1.79
Return Sun, Mar 8 Columbus (CMH) Chicago (ORD) United Airlines
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Flights to Columbus

Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Port Columbus International Airport

If you're looking for domestic flights to Columbus, Orbitz.com can help you find the best deal. Port Columbus International Airport is located at 4600 International Gateway, approximately 9 miles from downtown Columbus. Seven airlines service the airport-United Airlines, Southwest, US Airways, American Airlines, Delta, Air Canada and AirTran Airways.

Transportation From the Airport

The Central Ohio Transit Authority operates bus services that run from the airport to downtown Columbus. Bus fare costs $2. Taxicabs are also available at the airport. Cab fare costs $2.75 for the first 1/9 of a mile and $.45 for each 2/9 of a mile after that. There is also a $3 surcharge for all taxicabs transporting passengers from the airport. Cab fare to the downtown area typically costs between $23 and $28. If you want access to your own vehicle, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Weather in Columbus

During the winter months, the temperatures in Columbus are typically in the high 20s or low 30s. The weather warms up in the summer, and temperatures are usually in the mid-80s. If you use Orbitz.com to book your trip in April or October, you'll have nice weather and save money, because it's not considered a peak travel time.

Highlights and Attractions

Each year, in July, Columbus hosts the Ohio State Fair. Other area attractions include the Central Ohio Fire Museum, the Columbus Museum of Art and the Wyandotte Winery. The Orbitz.com website does more than find flights to Columbus; it also finds discounts on hotels and allows you to purchase tickets to area attractions.

Interesting facts about flights from Chicago to Columbus

    • 12 direct flights are operating from Chicago to Columbus today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 12m.
    • United Airlines flight 3424 (1:45 AM GMT, Embraer RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Chicago to Columbus.
    • United Airlines flight 1190 (3:00 PM GMT, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Chicago to Columbus.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Chicago to Columbus (American Airlines flight 3068, Embraer RJ145) takes 1h 8m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Chicago to Columbus (United Airlines flight 3424, Embraer RJ145) takes 1h 21m.
    • Flights from Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Port Columbus Intl (CMH) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Chicago to Columbus on Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines AA3255 ORD 8:50 AM CMH 10:58 AM CR7 1hr 8min
US Airways US3536 ORD 8:50 AM CMH 10:58 AM CR7 1hr 8min
United Airlines UA6038 ORD 10:10 AM CMH 12:28 PM ERJ 1hr 18min
American Airlines AA2901 ORD 11:25 AM CMH 1:38 PM ER4 1hr 13min
US Airways US8432 ORD 11:25 AM CMH 1:38 PM ER4 1hr 13min
American Airlines AA3670 ORD 12:15 PM CMH 2:28 PM ER4 1hr 13min
US Airways US8448 ORD 12:15 PM CMH 2:28 PM ER4 1hr 13min
American Airlines AA4278 ORD 2:45 PM CMH 5:05 PM E75 1hr 20min
US Airways US4278 ORD 2:45 PM CMH 5:05 PM E75 1hr 20min
American Airlines AA3585 ORD 4:50 PM CMH 6:58 PM CR7 1hr 8min
US Airways US6493 ORD 4:50 PM CMH 6:58 PM CR7 1hr 8min
American Airlines AA3160 ORD 6:40 PM CMH 8:48 PM ERD 1hr 8min
US Airways US8037 ORD 6:40 PM CMH 8:48 PM ERD 1hr 8min