The cheapest times to fly from BCN to CMH are

  • January 8th to April 8th
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 15th to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BCN to CMH is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1458 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $715 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Columbus

Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to Columbus, OH (CMH) will usually cost between $721 to $1284 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $747. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1406. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $659 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $846 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to CMH flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BCN to CMH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BCN to CMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BCN to CMH flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CMH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BCN. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Columbus, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Barcelona. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $129 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $858. Return trip prices are from the CMH to BCN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BCN to CMH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BCN to CMH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 6.26% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See BCN to PIT flights


Flight Hacking BCN to CMH

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BCN to CMH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BCN > JFK > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $261 (30.79%)

See BCN to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (BCN > LGA > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $590
  • Average savings: $256 (30.26%)

See BCN to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (BCN > EWR > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $618
  • Average savings: $229 (27.01%)

See BCN to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BCN to CMH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Glenn Columbus International Airport to Barcelona Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4260 miles or 6856 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BCN to CMH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to CMH flight is about 8 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Barcelona and Columbus, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from BCN to CMH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBCN
Origination airport nameBarcelona Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeCMH
Destination airport nameJohn Glenn Columbus International Airport
CityColumbus, OH
Countrythe United States


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