Cheap flights from Richmond to Columbia (RIC - CAE) from $215

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/2. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
RIC — CAE
Apr 23 — Apr 301

Cheap flight deals from Richmond to Columbia

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Richmond (RIC) to Columbia (CAE). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 18, 2024.

Popular in

February

Cheapest in

November

Average price

$500

Round-trip from

$330
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Richmond Byrd Intl to Columbia Metropolitan

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia?

Flights from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia are found to be more expensive on Sunday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Columbia.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia?

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Columbia from Richmond, Virginia average $497. You can even find prices in November for less than $497, as users have found deals to Columbia from as low as $317. The month of February appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Columbia from Richmond, Virginia. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 38%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia (RIC - CAE)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Richmond to Columbia

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Richmond and Columbia. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Find some of the cheapest American Airlines flights traveling from Richmond to Columbia. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Fri 4/266:30 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 10mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/286:22 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$265
Thu 5/236:04 amRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/267:39 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$481
Thu 5/236:04 amRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/269:29 amCAE - RIC
2 stops9h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$538
Sat 4/2711:09 amRIC - CAE
1 stop3h 00mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$611
Sat 4/2712:41 pmRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$617
Fri 4/2610:02 amRIC - CAE
2 stops5h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$626

Cheap Delta flights from Richmond to Columbia

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Richmond and Columbia. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Delta flights from Richmond to Columbia. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Sat 8/319:52 amRIC - CAE
1 stop3h 36mDelta
Wed 9/46:55 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop5h 38mDelta
Deal found 4/17$228
Sat 4/275:40 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Sun 4/286:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 47mDelta
Deal found 4/16$268
Thu 5/236:59 pmRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 58mDelta
Sun 5/266:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 02mDelta
Deal found 4/17$383
Thu 5/235:45 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 28mDelta
Sun 5/266:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 02mDelta
Deal found 4/18$388

Cheap Richmond to Columbia flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Richmond to Columbia specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Prices were last updated on April 18, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Columbia in 2024 at this time. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Fri 4/266:30 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 10mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/286:22 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$265
Sat 4/275:40 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Sun 4/286:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 47mDelta
Deal found 4/16$268
Thu 5/236:59 pmRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 58mDelta
Sun 5/266:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 02mDelta
Deal found 4/17$383
Thu 5/235:45 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 28mDelta
Sun 5/266:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 02mDelta
Deal found 4/18$388
Thu 5/236:04 amRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/267:39 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$481
Thu 5/236:04 amRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 27mAmerican Airlines
Sun 5/269:29 amCAE - RIC
2 stops9h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$538
Fri 4/266:30 amRIC - CAE
1 stop7h 59mUnited Airlines
Sun 4/286:21 amCAE - RIC
2 stops16h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$582
Sat 4/2711:09 amRIC - CAE
1 stop3h 00mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$611
Sat 4/2712:41 pmRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$617

Richmond to Columbia 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Richmond and Columbia in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Columbia in 2024 at this time. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 7/25:00 amRIC - CAE
1 stop3h 31mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/98:40 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$215
Sat 8/319:52 amRIC - CAE
1 stop3h 36mDelta
Wed 9/46:55 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop5h 38mDelta
Deal found 4/17$228
Fri 4/266:30 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 10mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/286:22 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$265
Sat 4/275:40 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Sun 4/286:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 47mDelta
Deal found 4/16$268
Thu 10/315:59 pmRIC - CAE
1 stop6h 00mDelta
Sun 11/36:55 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop5h 30mDelta
Deal found 4/17$323
Thu 5/236:59 pmRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 58mDelta
Sun 5/266:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 02mDelta
Deal found 4/17$383
Thu 5/235:45 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 28mDelta
Sun 5/266:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop4h 02mDelta
Deal found 4/18$388
Tue 7/28:15 pmRIC - CAE
2 stops24h 57mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/910:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/18$422
Tue 7/26:03 amRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 23mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/98:00 amCAE - RIC
2 stops11h 07mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$478

Richmond to Columbia flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Richmond to Columbia for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Richmond to Columbia. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Fri 4/266:30 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 10mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/286:22 pmCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$265
Sat 4/275:40 amRIC - CAE
1 stop4h 39mDelta
Sun 4/286:00 amCAE - RIC
1 stop3h 47mDelta
Deal found 4/16$268
Fri 4/266:30 amRIC - CAE
1 stop7h 59mUnited Airlines
Sun 4/286:21 amCAE - RIC
2 stops16h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$582
Sat 4/2711:09 amRIC - CAE
1 stop3h 00mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$611
Sat 4/2712:41 pmRIC - CAE
2 stops6h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/16$617
Fri 4/2610:02 amRIC - CAE
2 stops5h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/285:19 amCAE - RIC
2 stops6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$626

Find flights from Richmond to Columbia within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Richmond to Columbia that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.

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Fly to

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Budget

$228 - $538

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Depart

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Price

Richmond Byrd IntlColumbia Metropolitan

RIC - CAE

RICCAE

Richmond Byrd Intl

Sat 8/31

1 stop3h 36m

Columbia Metropolitan

Wed 9/4

1 stop5h 38m

$228

Richmond Byrd IntlColumbia Metropolitan

RIC - CAE

RICCAE

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 5/23

1 stop4h 58m

Columbia Metropolitan

Sun 5/26

1 stop4h 02m

$383

Richmond Byrd IntlColumbia Metropolitan

RIC - CAE

RICCAE

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 5/23

1 stop4h 28m

Columbia Metropolitan

Sun 5/26

1 stop4h 02m

$388

Richmond Byrd IntlColumbia Metropolitan

RIC - CAE

RICCAE

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 5/23

2 stops6h 27m

Columbia Metropolitan

Sun 5/26

1 stop4h 23m

$481

Richmond Byrd IntlColumbia Metropolitan

RIC - CAE

RICCAE

Richmond Byrd Intl

Thu 5/23

2 stops6h 27m

Columbia Metropolitan

Sun 5/26

2 stops9h 56m

$538

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Deals found on 4/17

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Richmond to Columbia. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Richmond, Virginia to Columbia flight should consider departing on Thursday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Columbia by month

Plan your trip from Richmond to Columbia by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Richmond to Columbia is currently $0 while a round-trip flight costs $404. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia (average of $330). Flying from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia in May is currently the most expensive (average of $434). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$330

February

$336

March

$384

April

$409

May

$434

June

$424

July

$394

August

$359

September

$364

October

$368

November

$378

December

$341

Temperature and rainfall in Columbia by month

Plan your trip to Columbia by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CAE

Temperature

44.6 - 82.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Columbia

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Columbia. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Columbia. Reviews last updated April 18, 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with American Airlines and Delta from Richmond to Columbia have to say. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.5

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.5

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

7.3
Good
14,963 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,104 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.5

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible flight crew that skipped our row for service multiple times.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $228, but on average you can expect to pay $403.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia for under $300?

    There are currently 6+ open flights from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia within the next 7 days for less than $300.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Richmond, Virginia to Columbia round-trip?

    Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Columbia, with prices starting at $228. Another option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $481 round trip. Delta is currently priced 54% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What does RIC to CAE mean?

    RIC and CAE are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. RIC to CAE refers to a flight route from Richmond Byrd Intl Airport to Columbia Metropolitan Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Richmond to Columbia that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Richmond to Columbia flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Richmond to Columbia with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Richmond to Columbia flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Richmond to Columbia that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Richmond to Columbia flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Richmond to Columbia.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Richmond to Columbia?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Richmond to Columbia by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Richmond to Columbia that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Richmond to Columbia offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Richmond to Columbia?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Richmond to Columbia flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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    The Richmond, Virginia to Columbia flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/18.

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American AirlinesCheapest$204Average$401FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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DeltaCheapest$243Average$454FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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