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Route Information for Flights from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale

Origin Airport IATA Code CMH
Destination Airport IATA Code FLL
Distance 992 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 1:45PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 12:14AM UTC
Feb 5, 2019

Baggage way too much money

A verified traveler
Columbus to Fort Lauderdale · Spirit Airlines
Sep 7, 2018

Quick flight

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Columbus to Fort Lauderdale · Spirit Airlines
Feb 19, 2018

I purchased a bag that fit their free carry on parameters and it didn’t fit in the restrictions box so I had to pay $55. Not happy about that. Also the seats are not roomy. I was squashed in the middle.

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Columbus to Fort Lauderdale · Spirit Airlines

Flights from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale

Columbus Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Columbus, Ohio, for your next trip. Columbus is served by the Port Columbus International Airport, located at 4600 International Gateway. It is about six miles east of the city center. It has three terminals and 44 gates. Domestic and international flights are provided by over 20 airlines, including the American Eagle Network, United, American Airlines and US Airways.

Airport Parking Information

The Port Columbus Airport has three lots and a garage available for parking with complimentary shuttles. Fees are from $4 to $9 per day for long-term parking and $2 to $3 per hour for short-term parking. There is also bicycle parking and a cellphone lot.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. The fare from downtown Columbus to the airport is approximately $25. There are also daily shuttles from the downtown area. Columbus also has bus service. The fare is $2.00 one-way or $4.50 for an all-day pass. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

Columbus Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the Port Columbus International Airport, so you can grab a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. Er King, Cold Stone Creamery, Tim Hortons and many more ensure that there will be something that everyone likes. There are also shops, so you can purchase anything you forgot to pack. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Columbus is your best bet for finding bargain tickets.

Fort Lauderdale Airport Information

Use Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket for cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale or its neighboring airports. The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (100 Aviation Boulevard) is located roughly six miles from downtown and serves most major airlines. The Miami International Airport is just 27 miles south of Fort Lauderdale, and the Palm Beach International Airport is located 50 miles north.

Ground Transportation in Fort Lauderdale

Most Fort Lauderdale hotels have free shuttle service, and you can also use the Tri-Rail or Broward County public bus system. Most visitors take a cab, use the share-a-ride system or hire a private car service to get to their final destination. If you are going on a cruise, expect to spend anywhere from $12 to $70, depending on the port you need to get to and the transportation option you choose. If you want to be able to get around while you're in the area, use Orbitz.com to find deals from local rental car companies.

Fort Lauderdale Weather

South Florida can get uncomfortably warm in the summer, but Fort Lauderdale's coastal location ensures year-round balmy breezes. Expect temperatures in the 50s and 60s during the winter months or 80s and 90s during the summer. Think twice before booking a trip to the area during hurricane season, which is usually early fall.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Life in Fort Lauderdale usually revolves around the beach. You can charter a boat to go deep-sea fishing, rent a jet ski or go parasailing. Head to Los Olas Boulevard when the sun goes down for some high-end dining, live music and dancing. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com on your next trip to find some cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale.

Flights from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale now?

Go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when getting a flight from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale.

Are there non-stop flights from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale?

Dust off your passport, because Spirit Airlines will fly you straight from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale. Book your seat now and enjoy a relaxing, nonstop flight.

What is the shortest flight from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale?

From Columbus, the eclectic sights and sounds of Fort Lauderdale are at least 3 hours and 18 minutes away. Secure your favorite seat, or perhaps even one with more legroom, and get to your destination in comfort.

What airlines fly from Columbus to Fort Lauderdale most frequently?

If you're looking for the carrier with the most frequent flights from Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) to FLL, book your ticket with Spirit Airlines. This airline offers 56 flights per month along this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Fort Lauderdale?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Fort Lauderdale have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Fort Lauderdale with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Fort Lauderdale without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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