John Glenn Columbus International Airport - CMH

Columbus, United States (US)

Getting around the airport


  • Port Columbus Airport is located six miles east of downtown Columbus, Ohio.
  • The airport has a Main Terminal that connects with Concourse A to the south, Concourse B on the east, and Concourse C to the north. Upgrades completed in March 2016 added new local restaurants, high speed Wi-Fi, and comfortable lounge seating.
  • The Main Terminal has two levels, with baggage claim on the lower level and check-in and security on the upper level.
  • Concourses are airside with their own security checkpoints and concessions.
  • International arrivals are in Concourse C with a direct connection to customs and immigration.
  • Skycap curbside check-in is available at the north and south entranceways as well as on the baggage claim level.
  • Baggage carts are available for a USD 4 fee. You will receive a USD 0.25 refund when it is returned.
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Getting into Columbus

Taxi or bus


The AirConnect service stops at the airport’s arrivals and departures levels every 30 minutes from and stops at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and 19 downtown hotels such as the Courtyard, Hyatt Regency, and the Renaissance Hotel. Tickets cost USD 2.75 per trip and available for purchase by credit card at the bus stop or with cash on the bus. The journey takes approximately 25 minutes.

Main Terminal, landside, lower level, outside arrivals

Hours: 06:00-21:00 daily


Taxis are available on demand 24-hours a day from outside arrivals in the Main Terminal. The initial charge is USD 3 plus a USD 3 airport surcharge. Approximate fares are USD 25.

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Mobile charging

Free of charge

There are more than 2.000 power outlets and USB ports which are built in at seats in the boarding area. Besides, there is PowerMat charging station available.

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Meditation room and massage chairs

There is one meditation room at Port Columbus Airport which is located next to baggage claim level.
Massage chairs are available landside on the ticketing level and airside. 

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Only one lounge

  • Jake Brewer Uso Lounge, main terminal, before concourse C entrance. Hours: 8:00AM-8:00PM Mon-Fri, 11:00AM-4:00PM Sat-Sun.
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Car rental

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Car hire agencies are available on the ground floor of the parking garage: Avis, Alamo, National, Budget, Dollar and Thrifty.

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