Cheap flights from San Diego to Columbus

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Flight information for San Diego to Columbus
(SAN to CMH)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Diego to Columbus
Best Price Found$167The best flight deal from San Diego to Columbus found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $167
Fastest flight time5h 52mThe fastest flight from San Diego to Columbus takes 5h 52m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from San Diego to Columbus. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Diego Airport - Columbus Airport.
Airports in Columbus2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Columbus: Columbus Rickenbacker (LCK), Columbus (CMH)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Diego to Columbus

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What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Columbus?

August

The cheapest time of year to fly to Columbus from San Diego is August. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart San Diego for Columbus?

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Thursday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Columbus?

in the evening

San Diego to Columbus flights are approximately 36% more expensive at noon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Columbus from San Diego?

Frontier

American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier are the most popular carriers operating from San Diego to Columbus

What is the cheapest San Diego to Columbus flight route?

San Diego - Columbus

Fly from San Diego to Columbus for the best San Diego - Columbus flight prices

How far in advance should you book San Diego to Columbus flights?

55 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Diego to Columbus is approximately 55 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from San Diego to Columbus

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Diego to Columbus by changing tabs
Spirit Airlines
Aug 11
SAN5:28 pmSan Diego
5h 52m
1 stop
CMH11:20 pmColumbus
Aug 28
CMH10:11 amColumbus
9h 18m
1 stop
SAN7:29 pmSan Diego
Spirit Airlines
Aug 4
SAN5:28 pmSan Diego
5h 52m
1 stop
CMH11:20 pmColumbus
Aug 7
CMH9:55 amColumbus
9h 34m
1 stop
SAN7:29 pmSan Diego
Frontier
Aug 17
SAN2:30 amSan Diego
9h 27m
1 stop
CMH11:57 amColumbus
Aug 24
CMH4:00 pmColumbus
6h 44m
1 stop
SAN10:44 pmSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Aug 17
SAN2:30 amSan Diego
9h 27m
1 stop
CMH11:57 amColumbus
Aug 25
CMH10:11 amColumbus
9h 18m
1 stop
SAN7:29 pmSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Aug 17
SAN1:47 pmSan Diego
12h 52m
2 stops
CMH2:39 amColumbus
Aug 24
CMH4:00 pmColumbus
6h 44m
1 stop
SAN10:44 pmSan Diego
Multiple Airlines
Aug 17
SAN1:47 pmSan Diego
12h 52m
2 stops
CMH2:39 amColumbus
Aug 25
CMH10:11 amColumbus
9h 18m
1 stop
SAN7:29 pmSan Diego

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Columbus

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Diego to Columbus, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Aug 14
SAN5:28 pmSan Diego
5h 52m
1 stop
CMH11:20 pmColumbus
Spirit Airlines
Aug 10
SAN5:28 pmSan Diego
5h 52m
1 stop
CMH11:20 pmColumbus
Spirit Airlines
Aug 13
SAN5:28 pmSan Diego
5h 52m
1 stop
CMH11:20 pmColumbus

Best airlines flying from San Diego to Columbus

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Diego to Columbus with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Spirit Airlines
PriceFrom $104
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.5
6.7

Boarding

6.2

Comfort

7.2

Crew

5.6

Entertainment

5.7

Food

Reviews

Pros: Well, it was not very comfortable and we were delayed for an hour. And a crew member was sick.

Cons: Mostly everything.

1 / 10
Frontier
PriceFrom $104
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.2
6.5

Boarding

6.0

Comfort

6.9

Crew

5.2

Entertainment

5.4

Food

Reviews

Pros: The wonderful crews and the comfortable seat

Cons: Snack and drink

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $159
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.0

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Pros: Delayed flight no reasons seems like American Airlines don’t know what to do in these situations

Cons: I believe this airlines should have figured the answer to this question by now.

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $172
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $178
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.2
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

Reviews

Cons: Wouldn't let us on the flight when there was plenty of time to get there. Manager was arrogant and slow - didn't care. Poor policies at that airport.

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from San Diego to Columbus offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to Columbus are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta.

  • How far is San Diego to Columbus by plane?

    San Diego and Columbus are 1951.9 mi apart from one another. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 5h 52m.


Can I fly to Columbus from San Diego right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Columbus within the United States

Most visitors from San Diego need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Columbus.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Columbus.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Columbus.

Can I fly back to San Diego from Columbus?

Returning to San Diego from Columbus

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbus are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

If you are planning to travel to Columbus at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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