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Fares from $169 One Way, $227 Round Trip from Columbia to Missoula

Prices starting at $227 for return flights and $169 for one-way flights to Missoula were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Missoula from Columbia

Route Information for Flights from Columbia to Missoula

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Destination Airport IATA CodeMSO
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Cheap Flights from Columbia to Missoula

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.

About Missoula International Airport

Many people visit Missoula each year to take advantage of the countless recreational opportunities in and near the city. Searching for flights to Missoula is a major part of the process of planning a trip to Missoula, and Orbitz.com is a great place to begin this search. Orbitz.com searches many different travel options and airlines at once, which leads to a variety of choices. The main airport in Missoula is Missoula International Airport (MSO), located about seven miles from downtown, at 5225 Highway 10 West. Four major airlines offer service to the airport, including Allegiant Air, Delta, Alaska Airlines, and United Airlines. Be sure to explore the collection of art by Harry Koyama installed at the airport, which depicts scenes of the region.

Transportation Options at Missoula International Airport

Upon arriving at the airport, you will have a number of options to begin your experience in Missoula. Taxis and shuttles directly serve the airport and may be a convenient option for your trip. Another option is riding a public bus operated by the Mountain Line transit agency. If you plan to explore the areas beyond downtown Missoula, consider renting a car. Orbitz.com can help you book a rental car before your trip, helping you save time once you are at the airport. Sport utility vehicles are a great option when visiting during the winter months.

Weather in Missoula

Be prepared for cold and snowy weather if you plan to visit Missoula in the winter months. Normal high temperatures in December, January, and February are between 30°F and 45°F. Snow can occur from October through May. Summer temperatures are usually mild, with highs in the 70s and 80s much of the time. Make sure to bring appropriate clothing based on the time you'll visit, including hats and gloves in the winter. Long pants would be advisable in the summer, as night temperatures can be quite cool, even in July.

Activities in Missoula

Missoula is a great place to enjoy outdoor activities. Blue Mountain offers opportunities to enjoy activities ranging from hiking to hunting. The Snowbowl Ski Area is a popular place to ski and snowboard and is only 20 minutes from downtown Missoula by car. Restaurants, shops, and cultural events are offered throughout the year, so there is no bad time to visit Missoula. Hotels near winter recreation venues may be expensive during peak season and cheaper at other times of the year, so take full advantage of Orbitz.com to plan your flights to Missoula, along with the other components of your trip.

Flights from Columbia to Missoula - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Columbia to Missoula?

Unfortunately, no. You'll need to change planes if you want to get from Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan) to Missoula, MT (MSO-Missoula Intl.). A number of carriers operate on this route with just one stopover, including Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Virgin Atlantic.

What is the shortest flight from Columbia to Missoula?

The shortest flight from Columbia, SC (CAE-Columbia Metropolitan) to Missoula, MT (MSO-Missoula Intl.) is 5 hours and 19 minutes. Bring something on board to help pass the time, like an interesting read or some playing cards.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Missoula?

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 Missoula 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 Missoula with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Missoula 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.