The cheapest times to fly from SWF to CMH are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)
  • March 19th to May 6th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, and April 23rd)
  • June 18th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • August 27th to September 23rd

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 SWF to CMH is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $594 for Sunday flights during early October, or as low as $174 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Columbus

Flying from Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (SWF) to Columbus, OH (CMH) will usually cost between $204 to $441 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $214. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $403. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $189 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $285 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWF to CMH flight.

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

SWF to CMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWF to CMH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above 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 $107 (31%) 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 $242. Return trip prices are from the CMH to SWF 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 SWF 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 1 hour 50 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 SWF to CMH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 6.67% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SWF to PIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 471 miles or 758 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWF to CMH flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY and Columbus, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from SWF to CMH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SWF
Origination airport name Stewart International Airport
City Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 41.5
Longitude -74.1

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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