Cheap Flight Deals From Gainesville (MCO) to Columbia (JEF) Starting at $44

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Airfares from $44 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Gainesville to Columbia

Prices starting at $90 for return flights and $44 for one-way flights to Columbia were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Columbia from Gainesville

Route Information for Flights from Gainesville to Columbia

Origin Airport IATA Code MCO
Destination Airport IATA Code JEF
Distance 881 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 10:15PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 5:50AM UTC

Gainesville to Columbia

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Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Gainesville to Columbia now?
Head to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful info on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Gainesville to Columbia.
Are there non-stop flights from Gainesville to Columbia?
Yes, if you’re cruising from MCO to Lambert Field, you’ll only have one flight number to keep in mind. There are 3 airlines with nonstop services to pick from. Here are a few of the best:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Gainesville to Columbia?
It can take as little as 2 hours and 34 minutes to get from Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.) to Lambert Field. Relax and enjoy the journey, because you’ll be coming in to land before you know it.
What airlines fly from Gainesville to Columbia most frequently?
Southwest Airlines (WN) operates 130 flights every month between Orlando, FL (MCO-Orlando Intl.) to STL. Your next great adventure is just a few clicks away. Alternatively, book your favorite aisle (or window) seat with Spirit Airlines (NK). You’ll have 30 monthly flights between Gainesville and Columbia to choose from with this carrier.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Columbia?
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 to Columbia 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 to Columbia with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Columbia 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 the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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.