Cheap flights from Minneapolis, MN to Columbus, OH

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Travelers usually depart from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Minneapolis, MN - Hawthorne Station, Minneapolis, MN - Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN - Mall of America, or Minneapolis, MN - Fourth Street North when they travel from Minneapolis to Columbus. Book your trip to arrive at John Glenn Columbus International, Rickenbacker International, Columbus, OH Bus station, or Columbus Greyhound Station. The distance between Minneapolis and Columbus is 1006 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines, Allegiant Air, and Spirit Airlines. Minneapolis and Columbus have 401 direct flights per week.

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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
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Columbus travel tips

1) Gain some dollars in a special app at Franklin Park Conservatory Farmers' Market in Columbus

When in Columbus on Wednesday, head to Franklin Park Conservatory Farmers' Market in search of a great variety of locally-made goods, like fresh food, handmade items and health and beauty products. If you have the Produce Perks Columbus app, you can get incentive dollars through Produce Perks Columbus for purchases there.

2) Coffee buffs will enjoy experiencing Columbus Coffee Trail and winning a little prize

To feel a taste of Columbus, experience its Coffee Trail. You can start in that one which is downtown, like Brioso Coffee. Pick up a Columbus Coffee Trail card there (or in any participating cafe) and get your card stamped along the way. Explore Bottoms Up Coffee, Coffee Connections of Hilliard, Third Way Café and many many others. After four stops, you earn a free Columbus coffee experience T-shirt. After completing the trail, you'll receive a free travel mug.

3) Spot historical building in Columbus

Walking around downtown Columbus, one can not miss the Ohio Statehouse. It is a great, beautiful building that took over twenty years to build and was fully completed in 1861. It still has been used for its intended purpose as a government residence. It is not always open, but even just admiring its exterior will be enough.

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Most travelers from Minneapolis, MSP can enter Columbus, CMH.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Minneapolis to Columbus?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Minneapolis and Columbus takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Minneapolis and Columbus?
The flight distance between Minneapolis and Columbus is 1006 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Minneapolis and Columbus?
Several carriers operate flights between Minneapolis and Columbus. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Minneapolis?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Minneapolis and London, Manchester, Chicago, San Francisco, Orlando, Denver, New York, Toronto, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Washington, D.C., Las Vegas, Mexico City, Raleigh, Boston, Philadelphia, Austin, New Orleans.
What are the most popular routes to and from Columbus?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Columbus and London, Manchester, Reykjavik, San Francisco, Riga, Edinburgh, Orlando, Austin, San Jose, Dallas, Paris, Atlanta, Phoenix, Raleigh, Rome, New Delhi, Las Vegas, Dublin, Los Angeles, Toronto.
What airports are near Minneapolis?
The main airport in Minneapolis is Minneapolis–Saint Paul International. It is also served by Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Duluth International, Rochester International, La Crosse Regional, Mason City Municipal, St. Cloud Regional, Chippewa Valley Regional, Brainerd Lakes Regional.
What airports are near Columbus?
The main airport in Columbus is John Glenn Columbus International. It is also served by Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Cleveland Hopkins International, Pittsburgh International, Akron–Canton, Fort Wayne International, Dayton International, Yeager, Tri-State, Toledo Express, North Central West Virginia.
What buses and trains depart from Minneapolis?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Minneapolis, including Jefferson Lines.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Minneapolis and Columbus?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Minneapolis and Columbus thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Minneapolis and Columbus can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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