The cheapest times to fly from CMH to JAX are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • May 7th to June 17th
  • early to mid July
  • August 13th 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 JAX is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $649 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $218 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Jacksonville

Flying from Columbus, OH (CMH) to Jacksonville, FL (JAX) will usually cost between $229 to $403 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $232. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $205 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $313 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMH to JAX flight.

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

CMH to JAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMH to JAX 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 $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $98 (27%) 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 $259. Return trip prices are from the JAX 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 JAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 10 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 JAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 33.28% less expensive than JAX
  • Nonstop flights available

See CMH to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) in Daytona Beach, FL

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 29.76% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See CMH to DAB flights

Destination alternative #3: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 8.80% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See CMH to SAV flights

Destination alternative #4: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 7.20% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See CMH to HHH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 660 miles or 1062 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMH to JAX flight is about 2 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Jacksonville, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from CMH to JAX.


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 JAX
Destination airport name Jacksonville International Airport
City Jacksonville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -81.7


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