The cheapest times to fly from CMH to ARI are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 26th to April 29th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 3rd, September 17th, and October 15th)

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 CMH to ARI is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2827 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1475 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Arica

Flying from Columbus, OH (CMH) to Arica (ARI) will usually cost between $1494 to $1795 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1499. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1837. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1554 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMH to ARI flight.

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

CMH to ARI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMH to ARI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ARI, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CMH. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $232 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1522. Return trip prices are from the ARI to CMH 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 CMH to ARI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 23 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 CMH to ARI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Coronel Carlos Ciriani Santa Rosa International Airport (TCQ) in Tacna

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from ARI
  • Usually 32.35% less expensive than ARI
  • 2-layover flights available

See CMH to TCQ flights


Flight Hacking CMH to ARI

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 CMH to ARI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (CMH > ORD > ARI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1229
  • Average savings: $325 (20.89%)

See CMH to ORD flights

Hack #2: Baltimore, MD (CMH > BWI > ARI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1382
  • Average savings: $172 (11.07%)

See CMH to BWI flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (CMH > DCA > ARI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1429
  • Average savings: $125 (8.01%)

See CMH to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4111 miles or 6616 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMH to ARI flight is about 8 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Arica?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from CMH to ARI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CMH
Origination airport name John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City Columbus, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 40
Longitude -82.9

Return Airport

Destination code ARI
Destination airport name Chacalluta Airport
City Arica
Country Chile
Latitude -18.3
Longitude -70.3


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