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Alexandria to Columbia Flights

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Alexandria and Columbia airports and terminals

Airports in Alexandria LA, US
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    Alexandria Internation (AEX)

    Distance from City Center: 4.6 miles

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Airports in Columbia SC, US
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    Metropolitan Airport (CAE)

    Distance from City Center: 6.7 miles

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Featured Columbia Airport Hotels

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Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Columbia Airport, SC

3 stars
4.0 / 5 47 reviews

2245 Airport Boulevard Map

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Days Inn & Suites Columbia Airport

2 stars
3.3 / 5 35 reviews

110 Branch Road Map

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Masters Inn Columbia I-26

2 stars
2.9 / 5 49 reviews

2125 Commerce Drive Map

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Knights Inn Columbia Airport/Cayce

2 stars
2.8 / 5 53 reviews

1987 Airport Boulevard Map

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...The Knights Inn Columbia Airport/Cayce is a budget-friendly hotel located just off I-26 at exit 113 in Cayce, South Carolina.... This Knights Inn hotel boasts a location minutes from Columbia... More

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Super 8 West Columbia Airport

2 stars
1.0 / 5 1 reviews

650 Cherokee Lane Map

Located just one mile from the entrance to Columbia Metropolitan Airport, the new Super 8 West Columbia Airport hotel offers dependable comfort and value among Columbia, SC area lodging facilities.... More

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Quality Inn West Columbia

2 stars
2.9 / 5 9 reviews

2516 Augusta Rd Map

...Nearby area attractions and points of interest include the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden, the South Carolina State Museum, Ft. Jackson, the Columbia Metropolitan Airport and the University of South... More

Flights to Columbia

Alexandria International Airport

Finding low-cost flights from Alexandria isn't difficult with Orbitz.com's easy-to-navigate interface. Alexandria International Airport, or AEX, is the primary airport serving this region. While it is a small airport, travelers can still enjoy top-notch amenities. Several major airlines are available to choose from, including American Airlines, Delta, and Continental Airlines.

Airport Parking Areas

AEX has a large parking lot located behind the main terminal for customer convenience. There are additional parking areas on Clark Ave. and Frank Andrews Blvd., right next to the airport. All parking areas are easy to find and accessible.

Transportation to the Airport

A car rental service is located inside the airport near the main terminal. This allows travelers to have transportation waiting as soon as they arrive at the airport. Finding the perfect car rental can be done ahead of time using Orbitz.com. Cars can be rented while you book flights and hotels. Since Orbitz.com always offers the lowest prices possible, there's no need to wait for sales before planning a vacation.

Restaurants Located at AEX Airport

AEX offers several onsite dining facilities. Bistro on the Bayou offers traditional Louisiana dining options, including seafood straight from the gulf. AEX Airport Food Services provides travelers catching flights from Alexandria a wide range of dining options in one convenient location. Breakfast is served daily with classic offerings like eggs, toast, and bacon. Lunch plates are also available.

Airports in Columbia

Columbia Metropolitan Airport in West Columbia, South Carolina, services more than 1.2 million passengers annually. One of the best ways to find cheap flights to Columbia is to check Orbitz.com, which searches hundreds of flights to ensure you get the best deal. Located approximately 10 miles from downtown Columbia, this airport is serviced by Delta, American Eagle, US Airways and United.

Transportation From the Airport

When your flight lands at Columbia Metropolitan Airport, you can take a taxi to the hotel of your choice. If you want to rent a car to make traveling around the city easier during your stay, you can check for package deals that include low-cost flights to Columbia, hotel rooms and rental cars on Orbitz.com. Many of the larger hotels near the airport offer complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport.

Weather in Columbia

Daytime temperatures in Columbia are fairly mild during the winter months, with highs in the 50s. During the summer, the weather is hot with highs in the 80s to 90s. Nighttime lows rarely dip lower than the upper 30s during the winter and the 60s during the summer. If you are traveling during the summer months, bring an umbrella or rain coat, as pop-up showers are possible.

Colombia's Major Attractions

Once you book cheap flights to Columbia on Orbitz.com, you will have to decide what to do. You can go to the award-winning Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden. You may also want to visit the State Museum or find sales on tickets to a production at one of the many theatres in the area.