The cheapest times to fly from LWS to CMH are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • March 26th to July 22nd (except the weeks of May 7th, May 14th, June 18th, and July 9th)
  • August 20th to September 9th
  • October 22nd 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 LWS to CMH is late April. Prices can be as high as $1053 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $330 for Tuesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Columbus

Flying from Lewiston, ID (LWS) to Columbus, OH (CMH) will usually cost between $395 to $848 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $454. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $737. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $283 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $563 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LWS to CMH flight.

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

LWS to CMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LWS to CMH flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lewiston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, 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 $220 (31%) 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 $489. Return trip prices are from the CMH to LWS 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 LWS to CMH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 9 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 LWS to CMH while comparing.

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

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 6.39% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See LWS to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 0.53% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See LWS to PIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Glenn Columbus International Airport to Lewiston Nez Perce County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1759 miles or 2831 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LWS to CMH flight is about 4 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Lewiston, ID and Columbus, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from LWS to CMH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LWS
Origination airport name Lewiston Nez Perce County Airport
City Lewiston, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 46.4
Longitude -117

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


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