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The best prices from Kansas City to Columbia are usually found in July or August, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to Columbia (CAE)

MCI - CAE
Price
$220 - $358
CAE
Temperature
60.8 - 93.2 °F
CAE
Rainfall
2.7 - 5.4 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$220

From Kansas City to Columbia

One-way from

$195

One-way flight from Kansas City to Columbia

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Kansas City to Columbia?

Departing on a Friday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 30% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 31 days in advance to save up to 62% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 31 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Kansas City to Columbia 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $294, or $404 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kansas City to Columbia?

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Columbia from Kansas City. 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Kansas City to Columbia (MCI - CAE)?

It’s optimal to fly from Kansas City to Columbia in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 8% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Columbia in December, January 2021

The best prices found for MCI to CAE flights for December, January
29 Dec - 1 Jan
$271pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
11 Dec - 25 Dec
$283pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
23 Dec - 27 Dec
$291pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Kansas City found for this year
29 Dec - 1 Jan
$271pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
11 Dec - 25 Dec
$283pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
23 Dec - 27 Dec
$291pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to Columbia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbia from Kansas City, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 25 Dec
$283pp
MCI
Kansas City
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
11 Dec - 25 Dec
$320pp
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City
11 Dec - 25 Dec
$321pp
MCI
Kansas City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Columbia from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to Columbia
8:59 am - 5:54 pm
Delta
1 Stop
7h 55m
MCI - CAE
Delta
$195
Delta
1:35 am - 6:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
28h 20m
MCI - CAE
Multiple Airlines
$200
Kiwi.com
5:36 am - 2:00 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
7h 24m
MCI - CAE
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kansas City to Columbia flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Columbia

Are flight prices decreasing from Kansas City 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 Kansas City 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 Kansas City to Columbia Metropolitan to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Kansas City to Columbia Metropolitan include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Columbia for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $271, but on average you can expect to pay $369.

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

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Kansas City to Columbia for under $300?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Kansas City to Columbia within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 41 users have taken a look at flights from Kansas City to Columbia Metropolitan.

Does it rain more in Kansas City or Columbia?

In Kansas City, there will be less rainfall in Kansas City compared to Columbia over the next 11 days.

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than Columbia?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 93 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Columbia is typically hotter than in Kansas City. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Kansas City to Columbia?

A quick flight from Kansas City to Columbia can take about 4h. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $271. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Columbia, with prices starting at $271. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $295 and $308, respectively. Users have found that Delta is 10% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Kansas City 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 $134. American Airlines flights start at $173 while deals on United Airlines start at $207 one-way.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Columbia

Destination information for Columbia

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

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Columbia

Top 3 airlines from Kansas City to Columbia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Kansas City 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
United Airlines
$193 $314 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$182 $354 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$177 $366 No cancel fee N/A
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