Cheap flights from Columbia to Washington (CAE - WAS)

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The best prices from Columbia Metropolitan 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)

All the information you need to plan the best CAE to WAS flight in 2021: compare Columbia to Washington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington.
CAE - WAS
Price
$197 - $296
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Precipitation
2.6 - 4 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 Metropolitan to Washington (WAS)

One-way from

$139

One-way flight from Columbia Metropolitan to Washington (WAS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbia to Washington (CAE - WAS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Columbia to Washington in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

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

Flights from Columbia to Washington lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Columbia to Washington in July, with the cheapest ticket starting at $106.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Columbia to Washington?

Users have found that flying from Columbia to Washington on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 88% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 52 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Columbia to Washington from $324 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $512 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from Columbia to Washington in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CAE to WAS flights for October, November
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$177pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
27 Oct - 28 Oct
$178pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
28 Oct - 30 Oct
$179pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

Columbia Metropolitan to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Columbia found for this year
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$165pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
7 Dec - 13 Dec
$173pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Delta
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Delta
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
11 Nov - 13 Nov
$177pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

Non-stop flights to Washington from Columbia

Save time with Columbia to Washington direct flight deals
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$269pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
5 Nov - 6 Jan
$269pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
30 Oct - 1 Nov
$289pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

Last minute flights from Columbia to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Columbia, departing today and this week
22 Oct - 22 Oct
$310pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
22 Oct - 22 Oct
$315pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$316pp
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CAE
Columbia Metropolitan

One-way flights to Washington from Columbia

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbia to Washington
3:57 am - 7:59 am
Major Airline
1 Stop
4h 02m
CAE - DCA
Major Airline
$139
StudentUniverse
2:00 am - 5:17 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
15h 17m
CAE - IAD
United Airlines
$164
United
3:45 am - 8:49 am
Delta
1 Stop
5h 04m
CAE - DCA
Delta
$168
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Columbia to Washington

What airport do you fly from for flights from Columbia to Washington?

If you book a flight to Washington from Columbia, you will be flying from Metropolitan, which is the city’s only airport. Columbia Metropolitan (CAE) is located 6.5 mi from the center of Columbia. There are 4 flights from Metropolitan to Washington per day from 4 different airlines.

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 Delta for just $165, but on average you can expect to pay $186.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbia to Washington under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbia to Washington is less than $329.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbia to Washington for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbia to Washington within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Columbia to Washington is Delta. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $165 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $178. Delta is currently priced 29% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Columbia to Washington are American Airlines ($89), Delta ($91), and Major Airline ($129).

What are the most popular routes from Columbia to Washington?

Most travelers choose Columbia Metropolitan - Washington Reagan-National, Columbia Metropolitan - Washington Dulles Intl or Columbia Metropolitan - Baltimore/Washington when deciding on the best route from Columbia to Washington.

What are the most reliable airlines from Columbia to Washington?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Columbia to Washington are Brussels Airlines (85%), United Airlines (77%) and Air Wisconsin (77%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbia to Washington?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Columbia to Washington.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbia to Washington?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $129. While the most popular route (Columbia Metropolitan - Washington Reagan-National) can be booked for $287 on average our data indicates $327 when flying from Columbia to Washington

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington from Columbia?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington within the United States

Most visitors from Columbia Metropolitan need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Washington.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbia Metropolitan must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Washington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Columbia Metropolitan are not required to quarantine after entering Washington.

Do I need a test to fly back to Columbia from Washington?

Returning to Columbia Metropolitan from Washington

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Columbia Metropolitan.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington are not required to quarantine after entering Columbia Metropolitan.

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Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbia to Washington.
Flight duration from CAE to Washington
1h 36m
Average temperature for October in Washington
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Washington
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Columbia

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Columbia Metropolitan to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbia to Washington 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
Delta
$170 $337 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$189 $296 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$189 $324 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Columbia to Washington

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbia towards Washington.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of CAE to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 24% of CAE to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 21% of CAE to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of CAE to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Columbia to Washington
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbia to Washington.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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