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Cheap flights from Iowa (IA) to Columbia (CAE)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Iowa to Columbia (CAE)

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Iowa to Columbia at least 31 days early can save you up to 62% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 31 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Iowa to Columbia for as little as $294 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $404 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Columbia from Iowa. Users have commonly found prices around $244 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $148. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Iowa to Columbia in December, January 2021

The best prices found for Iowa to CAE flights for December, January
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$290pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$315pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
23 Dec - 27 Dec
$343pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

Iowa to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Iowa found for this year
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$290pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CID
Cedar Rapids
19 Dec - 21 Dec
$315pp
CID
Cedar Rapids
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CID
Cedar Rapids
23 Dec - 27 Dec
$343pp
DSM
Des Moines
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DSM
Des Moines

One-way flights to Columbia from Iowa

The cheapest one-way flights from Iowa to Columbia
3:00 am - 1:40 pm
Delta
2 Stops
9h 40m
DSM - CAE
Delta
$170
Delta
2:29 pm - 11:55 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
20h 26m
DSM - CAE
Multiple Airlines
$187
Gotogate
8:28 am - 2:06 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 38m
CID - CAE
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Iowa to Columbia

Are flight prices decreasing from Iowa to Columbia due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Iowa and Columbia for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Iowa to Columbia Metropolitan to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Iowa to Columbia Metropolitan. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines flying from Iowa to Columbia Metropolitan have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Iowa to Columbia for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $240, but on average you can expect to pay $357.

Are there nonstop flights from Iowa to Columbia for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Iowa to Columbia, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 45 users have taken a look at flights from Iowa to Columbia Metropolitan.

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

Before booking your flight from Iowa to Columbia check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from Iowa to Columbia?

When deciding which route to take from Iowa to Columbia consider Cedar Rapids - Columbia Metropolitan, Des Moines - Columbia Metropolitan or Sioux City Sioux Gateway - Columbia Metropolitan as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest Flights from Iowa to Columbia?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $200. While the most popular route (Cedar Rapids - Columbia Metropolitan) can be booked for $278 on average our data indicates $389 when flying from Iowa to Columbia

How long is the flight from Iowa to Columbia?

Departing from Iowa to Columbia will take you 4h 50m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Columbia, with prices starting at $240. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $261 and $278, respectively.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Delta, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $120. Delta is not the only option available. At the moment, American Airlines is another option, for $208.

Arrival points for flights from Iowa to Columbia

Destination information for Columbia

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Iowa to Columbia
Average temperature for December in Columbia
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Columbia
3.1 ″

Airports servicing

Cedar Rapids (CID)
Dubuque (DBQ)
Des Moines (DSM)
Fort Dodge (FOD)
Mason City (MCW)

Airports servicing Columbia

Top 3 airlines from Iowa to Columbia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Iowa to Columbia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$140 $320 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$122 $328 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$152 $385 No cancel fee 71%