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The cheapest times to fly from IND to CAE are

  • July 9th to July 29th
  • August 13th to September 23rd
  • October 22nd to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and December 24th)

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 IND to CAE is late January. Prices can be as high as $618 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $198 for Wednesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Columbia

Flying from Indianapolis, IN (IND) to Columbia, SC (CAE) will usually cost between $218 to $429 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $248. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $417. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $169 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IND to CAE flight.

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

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IND to CAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IND to CAE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Indianapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

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 $119 (33%) 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 $241. Return trip prices are from the CAE to IND 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 IND 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 52 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 IND 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 11.35% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to AGS flights

Destination alternative #2: Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport (FAY) in Fayetteville, NC

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 11.35% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to FAY flights

Destination alternative #3: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 5.77% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to GSP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from IND 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 Indianapolis International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 491 miles or 790 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IND to CAE flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Indianapolis, IN and Columbia, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from IND to CAE.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code IND
Origination airport name Indianapolis International Airport
City Indianapolis, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 39.7
Longitude -86.3

Return Airport

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

 

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