John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) is just 6 miles (9.7 kilometres) from downtown Columbus, Ohio. Formerly known as Port Columbus International Airport primarily serves destinations in the United States and Canada. Flights between Columbus and Amsterdam are typically through a connecting airport.
Flying from Columbus to Amsterdam
There are no direct commercial flights between Columbus and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in the Netherlands. If non-stop services were available, the total flight time from Columbus to Amsterdam would be approximately 8 hours and 30 minutes. This estimate is based on the average flight speed for commercial aircraft. The exact time generally depends on the airline, route, and aircraft.
Connecting Flights from Columbus to Amsterdam
American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines are among the domestic carriers that offer connecting flights between Columbus and Amsterdam. Codeshare flights are also possible, such as with Delta and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. On these flights, KLM operates the segment to Amsterdam from the connecting airport in the United States.
Connections are typically at a hub airport like Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Philadelphia International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport or John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Flights to Amsterdam are also possible through Atlanta, Boston, Detroit and Minneapolis-St. Paul.
The duration of connecting flights from Columbus to Amsterdam depends on the route. The total duration also varies based on the time you spend in intermediate airports. From Columbus to Amsterdam, layovers in connecting airports can be as little as 50 minutes. They can also last for 24 hours or more.
The shortest connecting flight from Columbus to Amsterdam is approximately 9 hours and 35 minutes. This flight is operated by Air Canada with a layover at Toronto Pearson International Airport. Generally, connecting flights from Columbus to Amsterdam are at least 10 to 11 hours in duration.