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Cheap Flights From Columbia Metropolitan Airport Starting At $109 One Way, $148 Round Trip

Prices starting at $148 for return flights and $109 for one-way flights to were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Cheap Flights to Columbia Metropolitan Airport starting at $109 One Way, $148 Round Trip

One way and return prices found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Deals On This Weekend's Flights

OriginDestinationTravel DatesFlights From*
CAEWashingtonFebruary 11 to February 23$153
CAEBostonFebruary 11 to February 27$281
CAENewarkFebruary 11 to February 18$310
CAEIndianapolisFebruary 12 to February 25$355
CAEPhoenixFebruary 12 to February 24$370
CAELas VegasFebruary 11 to February 18$390
CAEMiamiFebruary 11 to February 18$390
CAEDallasFebruary 12 to February 25$420
CAEPhiladelphiaFebruary 12 to February 16$485
*Prices include taxes and fees

Airport Data

Airport IATA Code
Lowest Flight Price
Available Airline Carriers 
American Airlines, United

Fly to Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Columbia is South Carolina's state capital and a popular destination with an incredible history to be discovered; with an antebellum mansion, a former slave girl's abode and plenty of museums to visit. Columbia is great for families too; featuring a large zoo and botanical park, and EdVenture, the biggest children's museum in the Southern states, as well as a national park and a number of city parks.

The University of South Carolina campus is also worth a visit, and if you are there in the Fall, it is highly recommended to go see some college ball, though tickets can be like gold dust.

Getting around

When you fly into Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) there are extremely limited public transportation options, so renting a car or taking a taxi or limousine service is recommended. The airport is only five miles southwest of downtown Columbia, so it is a short journey into town.

Hints and tips

Check out downtown's Five Points for a lively area popular with students for decently priced eats and drinks, plus local boutiques and quirky stores. Alternatively head to the chic Vista area for a more upmarket vibe, favored by local professionals, for some great restaurants, bars and atmosphere.

Frequently asked questions

Where can you fly to from CAE?
Most domestic travelers jet to South Salisbury, Boiling Springs or Spartanburg. Compare the prices between airlines, hunt for unbelievable deals and book your dream vacation for less.
Does Columbia Metropolitan Airport have a hotel?
You won’t find any hotel options at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE). But if you broaden your search, you’re sure to come across a suitable place to stay the night before your flight.The Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbia Airport and the Sleep Inn Airport are popular choices just outside the airport. Book a room at either the evening before your flight and your departure gate will be just minutes away. The Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbia Airport offers guests 24-hour business center, business center facilities and 24-hour front desk services. The Sleep Inn Airport also has convenient amenities like business center facilities, 24-hour front desk services and laundry services.
What airlines fly out of Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE)?
Pack your case and then jet off from Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) on one of these top domestic carriers:

  • American Airlines
  • Delta
  • United Airlines

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight from Columbia, SC Airport (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan)?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans from Columbia, SC Airport (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan) have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights from Columbia, SC Airport (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan) with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight from Columbia, SC Airport (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan) without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is CAE?
CAE is the three-letter code used to distinguish Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) in travel itineraries and for ticketing purposes. This code is set by the International Air Transport Association for airports around the world.
Are there private lounges in CAE?
There are no private lounges in Columbia, SC Airport (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan). You can always look at the positive side though — it gives you the opportunity to grab a coffee, go for a walk and perhaps pick up a souvenir or two.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.