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The best prices from Sacramento to Columbia are usually found in October or January, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sacramento (SMF) to Columbia (CAE)

SMF - CAE
Price
$314 - $515
CAE
Temperature
60.8 - 93.2 °F
CAE
Rainfall
2.7 - 5.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

$515

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$314

From Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Columbia?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday 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.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to Columbia. Flights to Columbia from Sacramento in July are about $244 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $148.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Columbia (SMF - CAE)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 27% on flights from Sacramento to Columbia by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Columbia in December, January 2021

The best prices found for SMF to CAE flights for December, January
16 Dec - 22 Dec
$343pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$366pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$368pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento to Columbia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Columbia from Sacramento found for this year
16 Dec - 22 Dec
$343pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$366pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$368pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Columbia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Columbia from Sacramento, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$426pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$428pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
8 Dec - 10 Dec
$501pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to Columbia

Are flight prices decreasing from Sacramento 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 Sacramento 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 Sacramento Intl to Columbia Metropolitan to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from Sacramento Intl to Columbia Metropolitan include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from Sacramento to Columbia for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Columbia for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $316, but on average you can expect to pay $572.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Columbia for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sacramento to Columbia within the next 7 days for less than $500.

Does it rain more in Sacramento or Columbia?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Sacramento is typically similar to Columbia. We can gather that this will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Sacramento weather warmer or cooler than Columbia?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 95 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Columbia is generally colder than in Sacramento. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Columbia?

There are many flights that can get you from Sacramento to Columbia in 6h 21m. Fly via American Airlines, Delta, or United Airlines to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $316, American Airlines will fly you from Sacramento to Columbia and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $327 and $343, respectively. American Airlines is currently priced 17% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

Alternative routes for Sacramento to Columbia

Destination information for Columbia

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

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing Columbia

Top 3 airlines from Sacramento to Columbia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento 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
American Airlines
$188 $387 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$188 $392 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$188 $398 No cancel fee N/A
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