The cheapest times to fly from CMH to DEN are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- July 30th to November 18th
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 DEN is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $787 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $144 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.
When to Fly to Denver
Flying from Columbus, OH (CMH) to Denver, CO (DEN) will usually cost between $191 to $473 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $244. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $441. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $197 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $330 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMH to DEN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CMH to DEN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CMH to DEN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $97 (25%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $295. Return trip prices are from the DEN to CMH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CMH to DEN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 3 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CMH to DEN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, COPA, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Qantas, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Southwest, Spirit, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, TUIfly Netherlands, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Denver International Airport to John Glenn Columbus International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1151 miles or 1852 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CMH to DEN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMH to DEN flight is about 3 hour 3 minutes.
How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Denver, CO?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 88 available flights from CMH to DEN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John Glenn Columbus International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Denver International Airport|
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Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from CMH to DEN tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 29% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 18% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DEN heading for CMH about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Denver, CO is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 11 minutes late
- United: 7 minutes late
- Frontier: 17 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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