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Columbia to Washington DC Flights

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Columbia and Washington DC airports and terminals

Airports in Columbia SC, US
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    Metropolitan Airport (CAE)

    Distance from City Center: 6.7 miles

    Carriers for flights from CAE to WAS

    Carriers
    American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Washington DC DC, US
map of airports in Washington DC
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    Reagan National Airport (DCA)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CAE to DCA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal C American Airlines, US Airways
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    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

    Carriers for flights from CAE to IAD

    Carriers
    United Airlines
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Featured Washington DC Airport Hotels

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Washington Dulles Airport Marriott

3 stars
4.0 / 5 37 reviews

45020 Aviation Map

Rate includes breakfast

Centrally located among Dulles Airport hotels in Northern Virginia, the Washington Dulles Airport Marriott provides easy access to the Dulles Technology Corridor and offers complimentary shuttle... More

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Crowne Plaza WASHINGTON NATL AIRPORT

4 stars
4.1 / 5 112 reviews

1480 CRYSTAL DRIVE Map

...No matter what brings you to Arlington, VA, our hotel's services, including free shuttle service to the airport, and friendly staff helps make your trip great and stress-free.... The Crowne... More

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Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport

3 stars
3.9 / 5 122 reviews

2399 Jefferson Davis Highway Map

Conveniently located next to Reagan National Airport, the Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport hotel is the perfect base to see the sights of the USA’s capital city.... More

Hotel only $87

Hyatt Regency Crystal City

4 stars
4.2 / 5 735 reviews

2799 Jefferson Davis Hwy Map

Includes breakfast, Wi-Fi, Family Activity Packet

...Airport hotel with free shuttle to Reagan National and rooftop pool.... The Hyatt Regency Crystal City is right next to the Reagan National Airport and is convenient for travelers who want to be... More

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Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport

3 stars
4.3 / 5 111 reviews

1999 Jefferson Map

Free Parking plus 2 daily metro passes per day

Discover Arlington and the surrounding area while enjoying the comforts of the Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport.... More

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Holiday Inn NATIONAL AIRPORT/CRYSTAL CITY

3 stars
3.9 / 5 195 reviews

2650 JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY Map

Welcome to the Finest of Arlington, Virginia Hotels Situated near Washington, D.C., the full-service Holiday Inn® National Airport/Crystal City offers superior comfort for both leisure and business... More

October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Columbia to Washington DC

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 22 Columbia (CAE) Washington DC (IAD) United Airlines $207
Earn $2.07
Return Sun, Oct 26 Washington DC (IAD) Columbia (CAE) United Airlines
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Plan Your Trip from Columbia to Washington DC

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.

Washington DC Airport

Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights to Washington DC, which is served by Dulles International Airport. Dulles is located 26 miles from Washington DC, in Chantilly, Virginia. It was the first American airport designed for commercial travel. The airport offers nonstop service to 114 destinations within the United States as well as 37 international locations. Orbitz.com can help you find deals on your air ticket.

Transportation

Dulles airport offers more than 24,000 public parking spaces, with most requiring an hourly fee for use. The airport provides an economy lot as well as valet parking. Visitors picking up passengers can utilize the cell phone waiting area. Dulles International Airport offers a variety of transportation options, including taxis, coaches and shuttles. Rental cars, Metrorail, and Metrobus are also convenient transportation options that are readily available. Taxi fare from the airport to downtown Washington DC costs around $20. A one-way Metrorail fare is $1.70, and a one-way Metrobus fare is $1.60.

Weather

Generally, the weather in Washington DC is mild compared to other East Coast cities. Winter temperatures can dip as low as 24°F, and the area occasionally gets snowstorms. Springtime is mild, with temperatures averaging 60°F. Summer months can get very hot, with average temperatures around 89°F. The fall temperatures often average 54°F.

Dulles Airport Restaurants

Many restaurants are available to passengers at the Dulles International Airport. Five Guys, Harry's Tap Room, Capital Grounds Coffee, California Tortilla, and Vino Volo Wine Room are just a sampling of the dining options. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Washington DC is your best bet for finding great deals.

Interesting facts about flights from Columbia to Washington DC

    • 10 direct flights are operating from Columbia to Washington DC today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 29m.
    • United Airlines flight 5732 (1:00 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Columbia to Washington DC.
    • United Airlines flight 5737 (2:13 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Columbia to Washington DC.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Columbia to Washington DC (United Airlines flight 5737, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 1h 25m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Columbia to Washington DC (American Airlines flight 3858, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 1h 31m.
    • Flights from Metropolitan Airport (CAE) to Dulles Airport (IAD), Reagan National Airport (DCA) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Columbia and Washington DC

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170 American Airlines, US Airways
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet United Airlines, US Airways, American Airlines