The cheapest times to fly from CMH to NCE are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 NCE is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1612 for Saturday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $664 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Nice

Flying from Columbus, OH (CMH) to Nice (NCE) will usually cost between $845 to $1468 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $842. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1446. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $604 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1082 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMH to NCE flight.

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

CMH to NCE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMH to NCE flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $138 (12%) 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 $1047. Return trip prices are from the NCE 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 NCE 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 54 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 NCE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) in Marseille

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from NCE
  • Usually 16.36% less expensive than NCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See CMH to MRS flights


Flight Hacking CMH to NCE

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 NCE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dusseldorf (CMH > DUS > NCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $780
  • Average savings: $302 (27.91%)

See CMH to DUS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CMH > JFK > NCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $809
  • Average savings: $274 (25.28%)

See CMH to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $841
  • Average savings: $241 (22.27%)

See CMH to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nice Cote D Azur Airport to John Glenn Columbus International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4402 miles or 7084 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMH to NCE flight is about 8 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Nice?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from CMH to NCE.


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 NCE
Destination airport name Nice Cote D Azur Airport
City Nice
Country France
Latitude 43.7
Longitude 7.2


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