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The cheapest times to fly from CAE to SDF are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • August 20th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 CAE to SDF is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $495 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $197 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Louisville

Flying from Columbia, SC (CAE) to Louisville, KY (SDF) will usually cost between $204 to $390 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $239. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $371. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $132 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 CAE to SDF flight.

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

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CAE to SDF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAE to SDF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Columbia. 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 SDF to CAE 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 CAE to SDF 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 CAE to SDF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SDF
  • Usually 18.06% less expensive than SDF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CAE to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from SDF
  • Usually 13.69% less expensive than SDF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CAE to DAY flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAE to SDF? 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 Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport to Columbia Metropolitan Airport?

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

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from CAE to SDF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code CAE
Origination airport name Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City Columbia, SC
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -81.1

Return Airport

Destination code SDF
Destination airport name Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport
City Louisville, KY
Country the United States
Latitude 38.2
Longitude -85.7

 

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