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Columbia to Louisville Flights

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Selected fares from Columbia to Louisville

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CAE SDF Sun, Dec 21 - Sun, Dec 28 $556
CAE SDF Sun, Dec 21 - Sun, Dec 28 $594
CAE SDF Sun, Dec 21 - Sun, Dec 28 $741

Columbia and Louisville 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 Louisville KY, US
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    Standiford Field (SDF)

    Distance from City Center: 4.4 miles

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Featured Louisville Airport Hotels

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Rodeway Inn Louisville

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Residence Inn by Marriott Louisville Airport

3 stars
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Hotel near Louisville Airport features large extended-stay suites The Residence Inn Louisville Airport offers large rooms that are ideal for extended-stay travelers.... More

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Howard Johnson Express Inn/Airport

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SpringHill Suites by Marriott Louisville Airport

3 stars
4.1 / 5 14 reviews

820 Phillips Lane Map

...Hill Suites Louisville Airport is the ideal choice among hotels in Louisville, KY for business trips, vacations, and events.... More

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Hampton Inn Louisville-Airport

3 stars
4.3 / 5 20 reviews

800 Phillips Lane Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

...and Exposition Center we can also arrange travel options for you to visit the KFC Yum Center Arena and Kentucky International Convention Center downtown.Just a quarter-mile from the Standiford... More

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Courtyard by Marriott Louisville Airport

3 stars
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Rate includes breakfast

The Courtyard Louisville Airport hotel offers an ideal location located next to the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center and adjacent to Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom.... More

Flights to Louisville

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.

Louisville Airport Information

As you plan your trip to Kentucky, use Orbitz.com to find the best bargain flights to Louisville. Louisville International Airport is located at 600 Terminal Drive, less than seven miles south of downtown Louisville. Several major air passenger carriers service the airport, including American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, Bahamasair, Southwest, United, US Airways and Vision Airlines.

Ground Transportation in Louisville

Public transportation in Louisville is limited, but you can access the Transit Authority of River City (TARC) buses right at the airport. The city regulates cab fares, so you can expect a flat rate of $19.55 for a quick trip from the airport to downtown Louisville. There are always private car and limousine services available, but a better option might be to bundle a rental car in with your flight when you purchase your air tickets using Orbitz.com.

Louisville Weather Information

Summers in Louisville are warm, with temperatures ranging from 70 to 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Although it doesn't generally snow in Louisville, winters can be cold, usually in the high 20s to low 40s. The area gets 3 to 4 inches of rain each month all year long, so be sure to pack a light rain slicker for your trip.

What to Do in Louisville

Even if you're not in Louisville at Kentucky Derby time, there is plenty to see and do. History buffs might enjoy a visit to the Kentucky Derby Museum or the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, while outdoor adventurers might prefer a day at Cherokee Park. Make sure to take a stroll down historic Frankfort Avenue and try some of the city's traditional foods, including red velvet cake and hot browns. Enjoy your trip, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for flights to Louisville.

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

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5543/DL1522 CAE 5:47 AM SDF 9:42 AM CRJ/M88 3hr 55min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA3744/AA5533 CAE 7:30 AM SDF 11:32 AM CRJ/CR9 4hr 2min
American Airlines/US Airways AA3744/US5533 CAE 7:30 AM SDF 11:32 AM CRJ/CR9 4hr 2min
US Airways/American Airlines US3744/AA5533 CAE 7:30 AM SDF 11:32 AM CRJ/CR9 4hr 2min
US Airways/US Airways US3744/US5533 CAE 7:30 AM SDF 11:32 AM CRJ/CR9 4hr 2min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL1160/DL1302 CAE 7:00 AM SDF 11:56 AM M88/M88 4hr 56min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5555/DL1302 CAE 8:38 AM SDF 11:56 AM CRJ/M88 3hr 18min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA4700/AA5563 CAE 9:15 AM SDF 1:12 PM DH3/CR9 3hr 57min
American Airlines/US Airways AA4700/US5563 CAE 9:15 AM SDF 1:12 PM DH3/CR9 3hr 57min
US Airways/American Airlines US6038/AA5563 CAE 9:15 AM SDF 1:12 PM DH8/CR9 3hr 57min
US Airways/US Airways US6038/US5563 CAE 9:15 AM SDF 1:12 PM DH8/CR9 3hr 57min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL4962/DL2308 CAE 10:05 AM SDF 1:27 PM CR9/M90 3hr 22min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL5555/DL2308 CAE 8:38 AM SDF 1:27 PM CRJ/M90 4hr 49min