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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 January or July, booked 33 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
$415 - $519
CAE
Temperature
60.8 - 93.2 °F
CAE
Rainfall
2.7 - 5.4 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$415

From Philadelphia to Columbia

One-way from

$117

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 29 days in advance to save up to 21% 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 29 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 $430, or $441 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 October. Prices to Columbia from Philadelphia average $397. You can even find prices in October for less than $397, as users have found deals to Columbia from as low as $299. The month of November 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 23%.

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 October, November 2020

The best prices found for PHL to CAE flights for October, November
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$272pp
PHL
Philadelphia
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$283pp
PHL
Philadelphia
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
20 Nov - 27 Nov
$287pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Columbia 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Philadelphia found for this year
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$272pp
PHL
Philadelphia
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$281pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
5 Nov - 9 Nov
$283pp
PHL
Philadelphia
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Columbia from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Columbia direct flight deals
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$281pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
3 Jan - 6 Jan
$501pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
29 Dec - 6 Jan
$631pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Columbia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbia from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
29 Oct - 1 Nov
$487pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
29 Oct - 1 Nov
$488pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
30 Oct - 1 Nov
$492pp
PHL
Philadelphia
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Columbia from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Columbia
12:00 pm - 7:02 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
19h 02m
PHL - CAE
United Airlines
$117
United
1:45 pm - 4:05 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
26h 20m
PHL - CAE
United Airlines
$347
United
2:00 am - 7:36 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
29h 36m
PHL - CAE
United Airlines
$128
United

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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Columbia for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $272, but on average you can expect to pay $301.

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

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Philadelphia to Columbia under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Columbia is less than $699.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Columbia for under $500?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Philadelphia to Columbia within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Columbia?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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 12 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 58m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 26m. 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?

United Airlines, at $272, was found to be the cheapest airline from Philadelphia to Columbia. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. You may be able to fly from Philadelphia to Columbia for 39% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

$117 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from United Airlines.

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 55m
Average temperature for October in Columbia
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Columbia
3.0 ″

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