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Cheap flights from Portland to Columbia (PDX - CAE)

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The best prices from Portland to Columbia are usually found in January or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Portland (PDX) to Columbia (CAE)

PDX - CAE
Price
$287 - $535
CAE
Temperature
60.8 - 93.2 °F
CAE
Rainfall
2.7 - 5.4 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Average price

$529

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$287

From Portland 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 Portland to Columbia?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 55% on the overall cost on flights from Portland to Columbia.

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

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Columbia from Portland. 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 Portland to Columbia (PDX - CAE)?

When flying from Portland to Columbia, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 47% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Portland to Columbia in December, January 2021

The best prices found for PDX to CAE flights for December, January
19 Dec - 24 Dec
$243pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland
19 Dec - 24 Dec
$248pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland
18 Dec - 24 Dec
$257pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland

Portland to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Portland found for this year
19 Dec - 24 Dec
$243pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland
19 Dec - 24 Dec
$248pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland
18 Dec - 24 Dec
$257pp
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PDX
Portland

One-way flights to Columbia from Portland

The cheapest one-way flights from Portland to Columbia
7:28 pm - 6:33 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
20h 05m
PDX - CAE
American Airlines
7:55 pm - 5:54 pm
Delta
3 Stops
18h 59m
PDX - CAE
Delta
$508
Delta
7:35 pm - 9:54 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
11h 19m
PDX - CAE
Multiple Airlines
$581
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Portland to Columbia

Are flight prices decreasing from Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland 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 Portland to Columbia Metropolitan have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Portland to Columbia Metropolitan that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Portland to Columbia for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $243, but on average you can expect to pay $336.

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

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

Does it rain more in Portland or Columbia?

In Portland, there will be greater rainfall in Portland compared to Columbia over the next 23 days.

Is Portland weather warmer or cooler than Columbia?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 93 °F range in July. The weather in Columbia is generally hotter than Portland's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Portland to Columbia?

There are many flights that can get you from Portland to Columbia in 6h 20m. Fly via American Airlines, United Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Portland to Columbia is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $303 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and Delta, starting at $306 and $388 round-trip. American Airlines is currently priced 27% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $153 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $159 and American Airlines from $184 one-way.

Alternative routes for Portland to Columbia

Destination information for Columbia

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

Airports servicing Portland

Airports servicing Columbia

Top 3 airlines from Portland to Columbia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Portland 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
$196 $434 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$225 $441 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$169 $452 No cancel fee N/A
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