The cheapest times to fly from CAE to WAW are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 WAW is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1872 for Saturday flights during early to mid September, or as low as $878 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Warsaw

Flying from Columbia, SC (CAE) to Warsaw (WAW) will usually cost between $962 to $1771 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $972. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid September, with an average price of $1765. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $793 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1321 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAE to WAW flight.

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

CAE to WAW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAE to WAW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Columbia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to WAW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CAE. Saturdays 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 $158 (11%) 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 $1225. Return trip prices are from the WAW to CAE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CAE to WAW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CAE to WAW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CAE to WAW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CAE > JFK > WAW)

  • Price for both tickets: $957
  • Average savings: $365 (27.59%)

See CAE to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CAE > LGA > WAW)

  • Price for both tickets: $973
  • Average savings: $349 (26.38%)

See CAE to LGA flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (CAE > BOS > WAW)

  • Price for both tickets: $982
  • Average savings: $339 (25.66%)

See CAE to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Qantas, SAS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Warsaw Chopin Airport to Columbia Metropolitan Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4868 miles or 7834 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAE to WAW flight is about 9 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbia, SC and Warsaw?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from CAE to WAW.


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 WAW
Destination airport name Warsaw Chopin Airport
City Warsaw
Country Poland
Latitude 52.2
Longitude 21


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