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The cheapest times to fly from DEN to CMH are

  • July 30th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 18th (except the weeks of December 17th, January 1st, and February 5th)

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 DEN to CMH is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $781 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $144 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Columbus

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Columbus, OH (CMH) will usually cost between $191 to $508 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 mid June, with an average price of $454. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $210 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $329 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to CMH flight.

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

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DEN to CMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to CMH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Denver. 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 $296. Return trip prices are from the CMH to DEN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DEN to CMH 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.

 

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 a nonstop flight from DEN to CMH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 28.27% less expensive than CMH
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 9.88% less expensive than CMH
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to CLE flights

Destination alternative #3: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 1.22% less expensive than CMH
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to PIT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1151 miles or 1852 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to CMH flight is about 3 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Columbus, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 103 available flights from DEN to CMH.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DEN
Origination airport name Denver International Airport
City Denver, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

Destination code CMH
Destination airport name John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City Columbus, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 40
Longitude -82.9

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DEN to CMH tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 45% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 11% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CMH heading for DEN about 18 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Columbus, OH is about 14 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 23 minutes late
  • United: 12 minutes late
  • Frontier: 21 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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