The cheapest times to fly from CMH to TLV are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 20th to March 4th (except the weeks of October 15th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 TLV is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1960 for Saturday flights during early April, or as low as $1036 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Tel Aviv-Yafo

Flying from Columbus, OH (CMH) to Tel Aviv (TLV) will usually cost between $1060 to $1764 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $1083. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $1703. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $620 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1264 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMH to TLV flight.

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

CMH to TLV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CMH to TLV flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $179 (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 $1211. Return trip prices are from the TLV 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 TLV can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 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 TLV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) in Beirut

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from TLV
  • Usually 7.99% less expensive than TLV
  • 2-layover flights available

See CMH to BEY flights

Destination alternative #2: Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) in Amman

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from TLV
  • Usually 6.96% less expensive than TLV
  • 1-layover flights available

See CMH to AMM flights


Flight Hacking CMH to TLV

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 TLV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CMH > JFK > TLV)

  • Price for both tickets: $959
  • Average savings: $305 (24.13%)

See CMH to JFK flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (CMH > BOS > TLV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1047
  • Average savings: $217 (17.17%)

See CMH to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1064
  • Average savings: $200 (15.82%)

See CMH to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6067 miles or 9764 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMH to TLV flight is about 11 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Tel Aviv?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from CMH to TLV.


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 TLV
Destination airport name Ben Gurion Airport
City Tel Aviv
Country Israel
Latitude 32
Longitude 34.9


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