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Route Information for Flights from Dallas to Columbus

Origin Airport IATA Code DFW
Destination Airport IATA Code CMH
Distance 925 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, JAL, Alaska Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:01PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:06AM UTC

Fly from Dallas/Fort Worth to Columbus

If you are from the Dallas/Fort Worth area and looking for a fun new city to explore, try Columbus, Ohio. Located in the center of the state, this city offers a cultured food scene, museums and sporting arenas. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is located between Dallas and Fort Worth and can be accessed via railway and buses from both cities. The airport also offers parking for those who drive themselves. A flight from DFW to Columbus takes approximately two and a half hours.


Columbus is the home of Ohio State University, which offers many activities for visitors, including sporting events, musical performances and lectures. Along with the Ohio State Building and the Ohio Supreme Court Building, a large number of restaurants and hotels are located in the city s downtown. The Polaris Fashion Place and Eastland Town Center are the shopping hubs of the city. Columbus also offers COSI, a hands-on science center and the Columbus Zoo.

Hints and tips

Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) is located east of the city. When you fly from Dallas/Fort Worth to Columbus, you will arrive at Terminal B. The airport offers rental cars, taxis and shuttle buses as well as the Columbus public bus system, which can take you nearly anywhere in the city. In winter, the average temperatures vary from the low 20s to the low 40s, and in the summer, they vary from the upper 50s to the mid-80s.

Flights from Dallas to Columbus - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Dallas to Columbus now?

If you're baffled about quarantine and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from Dallas to Columbus, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Dallas to Columbus?

Yes, you can fly from Dallas-Fort Worth Intl. Airport (DFW) to Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) with American Airlines, the only carrier offering nonstop services on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Dallas to Columbus?

The shortest flight from Dallas to Columbus is around 3 hours and 32 minutes. Order a refreshment from the drink cart, work on your travel itinerary or finish that podcast — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul trip.

What airlines fly from Dallas to Columbus most frequently?

American Airlines offers the most flights along this route. This leading airline operates 117 flights from DFW Airport to Columbus, OH Airport (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.) every month.

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

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 Columbus 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 Columbus with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Columbus 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 from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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