The cheapest times to fly from CMH to PEK are

  • January 15th to April 29th
  • September 10th to September 30th
  • October 15th 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 PEK is mid March. Prices can be as high as $1609 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $621 for Tuesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Columbus, OH (CMH) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $621 to $1436 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $657. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $740 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $741 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMH to PEK flight.

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

CMH to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMH to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $106 (10%) 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 $816. Return trip prices are from the PEK 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 PEK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6769 miles or 10894 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMH to PEK flight is about 13 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from CMH to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codePEK
Destination airport nameCapital International Airport


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