Cheap flights from Columbia to Washington (CAE - WAS)

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The best prices from Columbia to Washington are usually found in July or August, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbia (CAE) to Washington (WAS)

CAE - WAS
Price
$197 - $296
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$197

From Columbia to Washington

One-way from

$94

One-way flight from Columbia to Washington

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 Columbia to Washington?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 19% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 43 days in advance to save up to 14% 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 43 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 Columbia to Washington 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $262, or $293 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbia to Washington?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Washington from Columbia. Users have commonly found prices around $285 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $90. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbia to Washington (CAE - WAS)?

When flying from Columbia to Washington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 19% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Columbia to Washington in March, April 2021

29 Apr - 1 May
$164pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
31 Mar - 2 Apr
$174pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
31 Mar - 2 Apr
$178pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

Columbia to Washington 2021 flight deals

29 Apr - 1 May
$164pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
31 Mar - 2 Apr
$174pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
31 Mar - 2 Apr
$178pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

Non-stop flights to Washington from Columbia

2 Apr - 4 Apr
$249pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
22 Apr - 25 Apr
$249pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
17 May - 20 May
$253pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

Last minute flights from Columbia to Washington

11 Mar - 16 Mar
$274pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
11 Mar - 13 Mar
$297pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
13 Mar - 21 Mar
$319pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

One-way flights to Washington from Columbia

1:30 am - 5:45 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 15m
CAE - BWI
Delta
$94
Delta
6:20 am - 12:56 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
54h 36m
CAE - IAD
Multiple Airlines
$193
Kiwi.com
6:54 am - 8:31 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
25h 37m
CAE - DCA
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Columbia to Washington

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

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Columbia Metropolitan to Washington. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbia to Washington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $207.

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

Cheapflights has at least 17 direct flights from Columbia to Washington under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbia to Washington is less than $376.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbia to Washington for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbia to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Columbia to Washington?

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

How many flights depart from Columbia to Washington on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Columbia Metropolitan to Washington a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is Columbia weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Temperatures around the 93 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Washington is colder than in Columbia. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Columbia to Washington?

A quick flight from Columbia to Washington can take about 1h 21m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $253. The distance between Columbia and Washington is about 404 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

American Airlines, at $164, was found to be the cheapest airline from Columbia to Washington. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. American Airlines is priced at 29% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $92 on American Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $94 and United Airlines from $149 one-way.

Destination information for Washington

Flight duration
1h 26m
Average temperature for March in Washington
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Washington
4.0 ″

Airports servicing Columbia

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Columbia to Washington

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$189 $296 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$189 $324 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$170 $337 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Columbia to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 66% of CAE to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 33% of CAE to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CAE to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CAE to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Columbia to Washington
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights