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Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Columbia (PHL - CAE)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to Columbia are usually found in May or June, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Columbia (CAE)

PHL - CAE
Price
$269 - $519
CAE
Temperature
60.8 - 93.2 °F
CAE
Rainfall
2.7 - 5.4 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$269

From Philadelphia to Columbia

One-way from

$234

One-way flight from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Columbia?

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 23% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of July. Prices to Columbia from Philadelphia average $244. You can even find prices in July for less than $244, as users have found deals to Columbia from as low as $148. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Columbia from Philadelphia. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Columbia (PHL - CAE)?

When flying from Philadelphia to Columbia, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 8% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Columbia in November, December 2020

The best prices found for PHL to CAE flights for November, December
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$143pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$163pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$189pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Philadelphia found for next year
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$143pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$163pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Dec - 27 Dec
$189pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Columbia from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Columbia direct flight deals
1 Apr - 7 Apr
$331pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
3 Apr - 10 Apr
$461pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Columbia from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Columbia
5:29 am - 9:04 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
3h 35m
PHL - CAE
American Airlines
1:45 pm - 7:25 am
United Airlines
3 Stops
17h 40m
PHL - CAE
United Airlines
$235
United
2:01 pm - 3:23 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
25h 22m
PHL - CAE
Multiple Airlines
$583
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Columbia

Are flight prices decreasing from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia 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. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Philadelphia to Columbia Metropolitan are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Philadelphia 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 Major Airline flying from Philadelphia to Columbia Metropolitan have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Columbia for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $143, but on average you can expect to pay $274.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Columbia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from Philadelphia to Columbia under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Columbia is less than $396.

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Columbia?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Wednesday.

Does it rain more in Philadelphia or Columbia?

Expected rainfall in Philadelphia is same as in Columbia. You can expect this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia. 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 Philadelphia to Columbia?

Airlines like American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Philadelphia to Columbia in about 1h 53m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 09m. 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 Philadelphia to Columbia round-trip?

American Airlines, at $207, was found to be the cheapest airline from Philadelphia to Columbia. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. You may be able to fly from Philadelphia to Columbia for 42% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

$114 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines, with prices from $184.

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Columbia

Destination information for Columbia

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Philadelphia to Columbia
Flight duration
1h 48m
Average temperature for November in Columbia
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Columbia
2.7 ″

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Airports servicing Columbia

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