Cheap flights from Nashville to Columbia (BNA - CAE)

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The best prices from Nashville to Columbia are usually found in August or April, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Nashville (BNA) to Columbia (CAE)

All the information you need to plan the best BNA to CAE flight in 2021: compare Nashville to Columbia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Columbia.
BNA - CAE
Price
$154 - $362
CAE
Temperature
60.8 - 93.2 °F
CAE
Precipitation
2.7 - 5.4 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$154

From Nashville to Columbia

One-way from

$103

One-way flight from Nashville 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 Nashville to Columbia?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 118% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from Nashville to Columbia compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $374. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $460.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Nashville to Columbia (BNA - CAE)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 29% on flights from Nashville to Columbia by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Nashville to Columbia in July, August 2021

The best prices found for BNA to CAE flights for July, August
28 Aug - 30 Aug
$183pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
28 Aug - 30 Aug
$187pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BNA
Nashville Intl
14 Aug - 15 Aug
$274pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

Nashville to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Nashville found for this year
2 Oct - 5 Oct
$164pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
2 Oct - 5 Oct
$168pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BNA
Nashville Intl
28 Aug - 30 Aug
$183pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

Last minute flights from Nashville to Columbia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbia from Nashville, departing today and this week
4 Aug - 11 Aug
$329pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
4 Aug - 11 Aug
$333pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
6 Aug - 8 Aug
$338pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

One-way flights to Columbia from Nashville

The cheapest one-way flights from Nashville to Columbia
12:07 pm - 3:56 pm
Delta
1 Stop
2h 49m
BNA - CAE
Delta
$103
Delta
2:00 am - 7:45 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
16h 45m
BNA - CAE
United Airlines
$226
United
2:02 am - 1:43 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 41m
BNA - CAE
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Nashville to Columbia

Are flight prices decreasing from Nashville 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 Nashville 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.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Nashville Intl to Columbia Metropolitan have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Nashville to Columbia for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Nashville to Columbia for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $215.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Nashville 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 Nashville to Columbia for under $400?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Nashville to Columbia within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Nashville to Columbia?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Nashville Intl to Columbia Metropolitan flight path was viewed by 23 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Nashville or Columbia?

The rainfall in Nashville is generally more than the rainfall in Columbia. This will continue over the next 14 days.

Is Nashville weather warmer or cooler than Columbia?

Expect the weather to be around 93 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Columbia is generally hotter than in Nashville.

How long is the flight from Nashville to Columbia?

A quick flight from Nashville to Columbia can take about 3h 22m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $230. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $164, American Airlines will fly you from Nashville to Columbia and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $186 and $271, respectively. American Airlines is 38% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $84. Users have also found prices from $101 and $177 on Delta and American Airlines, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Columbia, SC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Columbia from Nashville?

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nashville Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Columbia Metropolitan.

Do I need a test to fly back to Nashville from Columbia?

Returning to Nashville Intl 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 Nashville Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbia Metropolitan are not required to quarantine after entering Nashville Intl.

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Alternative routes for Nashville to Columbia

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

Destination information for Columbia

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Nashville to Columbia.
Average temperature for July in Columbia
93.2 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Columbia
5.4 ″

Airports servicing Nashville

Airports servicing Columbia

Top 3 airlines flying from Nashville to Columbia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Nashville 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
$112 $230 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$120 $289 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$139 $358 No cancel fee 71%
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