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The cheapest times to fly from SDF to CAE are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SDF to CAE is late May. Prices can be as high as $527 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $197 for Wednesday flights around late May.

 

When to Fly to Columbia

Flying from Louisville, KY (SDF) to Columbia, SC (CAE) will usually cost between $204 to $378 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $412. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $177 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $263 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SDF to CAE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SDF to CAE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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SDF to CAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SDF to CAE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Louisville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $94 (29%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $229. Return trip prices are from the CAE to SDF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SDF to CAE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SDF to CAE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Augusta Regional at Bush Field Airport (AGS) in Augusta, GA

  • 63 miles (101 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 7.60% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to AGS flights

Destination alternative #2: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 3.04% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to HHH flights

Destination alternative #3: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 3.04% less expensive than CAE
  • Nonstop flights available

See SDF to SAV flights

Destination alternative #4: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 0.76% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to GSP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SDF to CAE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Columbia Metropolitan Airport to Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 390 miles or 628 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SDF to CAE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SDF to CAE flight is about 1 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Louisville, KY and Columbia, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from SDF to CAE.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeSDF
Origination airport nameLouisville International-Standiford Field Airport
CityLouisville, KY
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.2
Longitude-85.7

Return Airport

Destination codeCAE
Destination airport nameColumbia Metropolitan Airport
CityColumbia, SC
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.9
Longitude-81.1

 

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