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Columbia to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from Columbia to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CAE CHI Thu, Jan 22 - Mon, Jan 26 $312
CAE CHI Fri, Jan 16 - Mon, Jan 19 $315
CAE CHI Fri, Feb 13 - Sun, Feb 15 $340
CAE CHI Fri, Jan 9 - Sun, Jan 11 $409

Columbia and Chicago airports and terminals

Airports in Columbia SC, US
map of airports in Columbia
  • 1

    Metropolitan Airport (CAE)

    Distance from City Center: 6.7 miles

    Carriers for flights from CAE to CHI

    Carriers
    United Airlines
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Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CAE to ORD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 United Airlines
    Terminal 2 United Airlines
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Cheap flights from Columbia to Chicago

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Columbia to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Columbia (CAE) Chicago (MDW) Delta Air Lines $312
Earn $3.12
Return Mon, Jan 26 Chicago (MDW) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Columbia to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 22 Columbia (CAE) Chicago (MDW) Delta Air Lines $312
Earn $3.12
Return Mon, Jan 26 Chicago (MDW) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Columbia to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 13 Columbia (CAE) Chicago (ORD) US Airways $339
Earn $3.39
Return Sun, Feb 15 Chicago (ORD) Columbia (CAE) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Columbia to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Feb 13 Columbia (CAE) Chicago (ORD) US Airways $339
Earn $3.39
Return Sun, Feb 15 Chicago (ORD) Columbia (CAE) US Airways
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Columbia to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 25 Columbia (CAE) Chicago (ORD) American Airlines $383
Earn $3.83
Return Sun, Mar 29 Chicago (ORD) Columbia (CAE) American Airlines
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Flights to Chicago

Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Locating cheap flights from Columbia may seem like a challenge, but Orbitz.com helps travelers search a variety of domestic and international flights from the city at one time to locate discount airfares. The Columbia Metropolitan Airport is located seven and a half miles from downtown Columbia at 3250 Airport Boulevard, West Columbia, South Carolina, and it is serviced by four major airlines:, American Eagle, Delta, United Airlines and US Airways.

Parking at the Airport

The Columbia Metropolitan Airport offers a multilevel garage, with a maximum daily fee of $12, and a surface lot, with a maximum daily fee of $8. Shorter-term parking fees are assessed in 20-minute increments. Travelers also have the option of paying a weekly rate of $66 for parking. Shuttle services provide transportation to and from the parking areas.

Transportation to the Airport

Orbitz.com helps travelers book car rentals to travel to the airport. To avoid parking fees, travelers can drop the cars off at designated locations before boarding their flights. Nearby hotels offer free shuttle services to and from the airport. Limo and sedan rentals are available by the hour as well. Taxi services provide metered transportation, and the city bus is available at a flat rate.

Restaurants at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Travelers who arrive at the airport early may decide to grab a bite to eat before boarding the plane. The Columbia Metropolitan Airport offers a variety of restaurant options for breakfast, including Gleaton's Restaurant, which offers a selection of breakfast items and coffee, and Creative Croissants, which serves gourmet coffee, croissants and pastries. To see all the airport has to offer, begin by booking cheap flights from Columbia through Orbitz.com.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

Highlights and Attractions

Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.

Interesting facts about flights from Columbia to Chicago

    • 3 direct flights are operating from Columbia to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 10m.
    • United Airlines flight 5700 (1:57 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Columbia to Chicago.
    • United Airlines flight 4733 (11:06 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Columbia to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Columbia to Chicago (United Airlines flight 5700, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 2h 8m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Columbia to Chicago (United Airlines flight 4733, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 2h 14m.
    • Flights from Metropolitan Airport (CAE) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Columbia to Chicago on Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5543/DL2012 CAE 5:47 AM ORD 8:30 AM CRJ/M88 3hr 43min
United Airlines UA5700 CAE 7:57 AM ORD 9:05 AM CRJ 2hr 8min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5543/DL2183 CAE 5:47 AM ORD 9:35 AM CRJ/M88 4hr 48min
Delta Air Lines/American Airlines DL5543/AA2886 CAE 5:47 AM ORD 10:35 AM CRJ/CR7 5hr 48min
Delta Air Lines/US Airways DL5543/US6326 CAE 5:47 AM ORD 10:35 AM CRJ/CR7 5hr 48min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5543/DL1693 CAE 5:47 AM ORD 10:49 AM CRJ/M90 6hr 2min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL1160/DL1693 CAE 7:00 AM ORD 10:49 AM M88/M90 4hr 49min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3744/AA1946 CAE 7:30 AM ORD 11:04 AM CRJ/321 4hr 34min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3744/US1946 CAE 7:30 AM ORD 11:04 AM CRJ/321 4hr 34min
US Airways/American Airlines US3744/AA1946 CAE 7:30 AM ORD 11:04 AM CRJ/321 4hr 34min
US Airways/US Airways US3744/US1946 CAE 7:30 AM ORD 11:04 AM CRJ/321 4hr 34min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3949/AA40 CAE 7:30 AM ORD 11:05 AM CRJ/738 4hr 35min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3949/US40 CAE 7:30 AM ORD 11:05 AM CRJ/738 4hr 35min