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Columbia to Fort Lauderdale Flights

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Selected fares from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CAE FLL Thu, Mar 12 - Tue, Mar 17 $328
CAE FLL Sat, Feb 21 - Mon, Feb 23 $372
CAE FLL Tue, Jan 27 - Fri, Jan 30 $447
CAE FLL Tue, Feb 24 - Wed, Mar 4 $623

Columbia and Fort Lauderdale airports and terminals

Airports in Columbia SC, US
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    Metropolitan Airport (CAE)

    Distance from City Center: 6.7 miles

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Airports in Fort Lauderdale FL, US
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    Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (FLL)

    Distance from City Center: 5.2 miles

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Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port Hotel

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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 16 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Delta Air Lines $370
Earn $3.70
Return Sun, Jan 18 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jan 27 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Delta Air Lines $328
Earn $3.28
Return Fri, Jan 30 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Feb 21 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) US Airways $372
Earn $3.72
Return Mon, Feb 23 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) US Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 24 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Delta Air Lines $328
Earn $3.28
Return Tue, Mar 3 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in February from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Feb 24 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Delta Air Lines $328
Earn $3.28
Return Tue, Mar 3 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Mar 12 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Delta Air Lines $328
Earn $3.28
Return Tue, Mar 17 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in March from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Mar 14 Columbia (CAE) Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Delta Air Lines $415
Earn $4.15
Return Sat, Mar 21 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Columbia (CAE) Delta Air Lines
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Flights to Fort Lauderdale

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.

Fort Lauderdale Airport Information

Use Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket for cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale or its neighboring airports. The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (100 Aviation Boulevard) is located roughly six miles from downtown and serves most major airlines. The Miami International Airport is just 27 miles south of Fort Lauderdale, and the Palm Beach International Airport is located 50 miles north.

Ground Transportation in Fort Lauderdale

Most Fort Lauderdale hotels have free shuttle service, and you can also use the Tri-Rail or Broward County public bus system. Most visitors take a cab, use the share-a-ride system or hire a private car service to get to their final destination. If you are going on a cruise, expect to spend anywhere from $12 to $70, depending on the port you need to get to and the transportation option you choose. If you want to be able to get around while you're in the area, use Orbitz.com to find deals from local rental car companies.

Fort Lauderdale Weather

South Florida can get uncomfortably warm in the summer, but Fort Lauderdale's coastal location ensures year-round balmy breezes. Expect temperatures in the 50s and 60s during the winter months or 80s and 90s during the summer. Think twice before booking a trip to the area during hurricane season, which is usually early fall.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Life in Fort Lauderdale usually revolves around the beach. You can charter a boat to go deep-sea fishing, rent a jet ski or go parasailing. Head to Los Olas Boulevard when the sun goes down for some high-end dining, live music and dancing. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com on your next trip to find some cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale.

Flight schedule for flights from Columbia to Fort Lauderdale on Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA4111/AA1717 CAE 8:05 PM FLL 12:03 AM CRJ/320 3hr 58min
American Airlines/US Airways AA4111/US1717 CAE 8:05 PM FLL 12:03 AM CRJ/320 3hr 58min
US Airways/American Airlines US4111/AA1717 CAE 8:05 PM FLL 12:03 AM CRJ/320 3hr 58min
US Airways/US Airways US4111/US1717 CAE 8:05 PM FLL 12:03 AM CRJ/320 3hr 58min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL2463/DL2226 CAE 6:15 AM FLL 9:50 AM M88/739 3hr 35min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL2463/DL1589 CAE 6:15 AM FLL 11:05 AM M88/M90 4hr 50min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL2463/DL2026 CAE 6:15 AM FLL 12:00 PM M88/M90 5hr 45min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL4883/DL2026 CAE 7:30 AM FLL 12:00 PM CRJ/M90 4hr 30min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL4883/DL1827 CAE 7:30 AM FLL 12:55 PM CRJ/757 5hr 25min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5555/DL1827 CAE 8:38 AM FLL 12:55 PM CRJ/757 4hr 17min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5555/DL2446 CAE 8:38 AM FLL 1:55 PM CRJ/757 5hr 17min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA4700/AA1961 CAE 9:15 AM FLL 1:56 PM DH3/321 4hr 41min
American Airlines/US Airways AA4700/US1961 CAE 9:15 AM FLL 1:56 PM DH3/321 4hr 41min