Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Columbia (LAX - CAE)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Columbia Metropolitan are usually found in July or August, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Columbia (CAE)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CAE flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Columbia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Columbia.
LAX - CAE
Price
$272 - $545
CAE
Temperature
44.6 - 82.4 °F
CAE
Precipitation
2.6 - 5.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$272

From Los Angeles to Columbia Metropolitan

One-way from

$239

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Columbia Metropolitan

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Columbia (LAX - CAE)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Columbia in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 15% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

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

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

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Columbia?

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Columbia from Los Angeles. Prices for July average $367 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $219. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 48% on your journey compared to booking in July

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Columbia at least 50 days early can save you up to 31% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 50 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Los Angeles to Columbia for as little as $392 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 $498 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Columbia in October, November 2021

The best prices found for LAX to CAE flights for October, November
27 Oct - 3 Nov
$298pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$322pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$333pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Los Angeles found for this year
27 Oct - 3 Nov
$298pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$322pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$333pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Columbia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbia from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 3 Nov
$298pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$322pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Oct - 2 Nov
$333pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Metropolitan from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Columbia
4:36 am - 11:15 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
27h 39m
LAX - CAE
Multiple Airlines
$239
Gotogate
8:56 pm - 5:52 pm
American Airlines
3 Stops
17h 56m
LAX - CAE
American Airlines
1:59 pm - 7:52 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
14h 53m
LAX - CAE
United Airlines
$293
United

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Columbia

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

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Columbia for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $298, but on average you can expect to pay $358.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Columbia for under $300?

There are currently 18+ open flights from Los Angeles to Columbia within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Columbia, with prices starting at $336. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Delta and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $353 and $376, respectively. American Airlines is priced at 8% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $167 on American Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $177 and United Airlines from $236 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Columbia?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Columbia? While on average our users pay $561, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $162. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Columbia Metropolitan), is priced around $351.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Columbia.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Columbia, SC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Columbia from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Columbia Metropolitan within the United States

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Columbia Metropolitan.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Columbia Metropolitan.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Columbia Metropolitan.

Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Columbia?

Returning to Los Angeles from Columbia Metropolitan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbia Metropolitan must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbia Metropolitan are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Columbia

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Destination information for Columbia

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Columbia.
Average temperature for October in Columbia
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Columbia
3.0 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Columbia

Top 3 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Columbia Metropolitan

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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
$162 $365 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$185 $418 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$189 $459 No cancel fee N/A
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