Cheap flights from Columbia (CAE) to Chicago (CHI)

CAE — CHI
May 21 — May 281

The best prices from Columbia Metropolitan to Chicago are usually found in June or August, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Columbia to Chicago

All the information you need to plan the best CAE to CHI flight in 2022: compare Columbia to Chicago flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chicago.

CAE - CHI

Price

$244 - $432

CHI

Temperature

23 - 73.4 °F

CHI

Rainfall

1.7 - 4.9 inches

Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Average price$342Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$244From Columbia Metropolitan to Chicago (CHI)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Columbia to Chicago?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Chicago. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbia to Chicago?

To save on the cost of your flight from Columbia to Chicago, book at least 29 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 35% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $415 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $529.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbia to Chicago?

Flights from Columbia to Chicago lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Columbia to Chicago in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $176.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbia to Chicago (CAE - CHI)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Columbia to Chicago in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 17% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Columbia to Chicago in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CAE to CHI flights for May, June
May 28 - Jun 11
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

6h 17m
MDW

Chicago Midway

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

5h 20m
$291

Delta

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Deal found 5/14/22

May 28 - Jun 11
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 52m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

5h 05m
$291

Delta

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Deal found 5/14/22

Jun 2 - Jun 4
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 24m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 08m
$316

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/13/22

Columbia to Chicago 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chicago from Columbia found for this year
Aug 18 - Aug 24
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 06m
$228

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

Sep 3 - Sep 6
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 36m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

5h 46m
$246

Delta

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Deal found 5/14/22

Oct 13 - Oct 15
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 21m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 05m
$264

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Columbia to Chicago

Aug 18 - Aug 24
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 06m
$228

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

Oct 13 - Oct 15
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 21m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 05m
$264

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

Aug 18 - Aug 24
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

4h 29m
$273

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

Cheap Delta flights from Columbia to Chicago

Sep 3 - Sep 6
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

6h 36m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

5h 46m
$246

Delta

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Deal found 5/14/22

Jul 13 - Jul 19
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 11m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

5h 56m
$291

Delta

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Deal found 5/16/22

Jun 8 - Jun 11
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 28m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

5h 05m
$322

Delta

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Deal found 5/13/22

Non-stop flights to Chicago from Columbia

Save time with Columbia to Chicago direct flight deals
Aug 18 - Aug 24
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 06m
$228

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

Oct 13 - Oct 15
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 21m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 05m
$264

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/16/22

Aug 11 - Aug 18
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 06m
$280

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

Last minute flights from Columbia to Chicago

Late deals on return flights to Chicago from Columbia, departing today and this week
May 23 - May 28
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 25m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 06m
$407

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

May 23 - May 28
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 24m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

1 stop

4h 43m
$416

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/15/22

May 21 - May 23
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 25m
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

Nonstop

2h 01m
$418

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/14/22

One-way flights to Chicago All airports from Columbia

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbia to Chicago
Jun 7
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

2h 21m
$214

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/14/22

Jun 7
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

4h 34m
$222

American Airlines

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Deal found 5/14/22

Jun 11
CAE

Columbia Metropolitan

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 50m
$223

American Airlines

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Deal found 5/14/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Columbia to Chicago flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Columbia to Chicago?

Columbia Metropolitan (CAE), located 6.5 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Columbia to Chicago. 3 airlines have flights from Metropolitan to Chicago on a regular basis. Booking flights from Columbia Metropolitan to Chicago should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 1 outbound flight to Chicago per day.

Which airlines flying from Columbia Metropolitan to Chicago have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Columbia Metropolitan to Chicago that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Columbia to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbia to Chicago for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $228, but on average you can expect to pay $310.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbia to Chicago for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbia to Chicago under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbia to Chicago is less than $404.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbia to Chicago for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbia to Chicago within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Columbia to Chicago round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Columbia to Chicago is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $228 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Delta and American Airlines, starting at $246 and $283 round-trip. United Airlines is currently priced 33% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Columbia to Chicago one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with United Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $214. American Airlines flights start at $222 while deals on Delta start at $228 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbia to Chicago?

Consider American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Columbia to Chicago.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbia to Chicago?

On average you can expect to pay $365 for a flight from Columbia to Chicago. The cheapest flight overall is $163 while the most popular route, (Columbia Metropolitan - Chicago O'Hare Intl) is currently priced at $228.

Alternative routes for Columbia to Chicago

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Columbia to Chicago

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbia to Chicago choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$219Average$329FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$264Average$396FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$271Average$384FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Columbia to Chicago

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbia to Chicago
59%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Columbia to Chicago

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbia to Chicago
Sunday1daily flight
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday2daily flights
Wednesday2daily flights
Thursday2daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday1daily flight