mem-to-cae

 

The cheapest times to fly from MEM to CAE are

  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • July 9th to July 29th
  • September 10th to September 23rd
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 MEM to CAE is early November. Prices can be as high as $622 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $255 for Wednesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Columbia

Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Columbia, SC (CAE) will usually cost between $265 to $380 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $284. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $389. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $105 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $297 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to CAE flight.

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

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MEM to CAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEM to CAE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Memphis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, 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 $61 (18%) 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 $274. Return trip prices are from the CAE to MEM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MEM 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 54 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 MEM 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 20.57% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to AGS flights

Destination alternative #2: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 11.80% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to GSP flights

Destination alternative #3: Florence Regional Airport (FLO) in Florence, SC

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 0.51% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to FLO flights

Destination alternative #4: Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) in Asheville, NC

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 7.08% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to AVL flights

Destination alternative #5: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 0.51% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to HHH flights

Destination alternative #6: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from CAE
  • Usually 0.51% less expensive than CAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEM to SAV flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEM 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 Memphis International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 510 miles or 821 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to CAE flight is about 1 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Columbia, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from MEM to CAE.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MEM
Origination airport name Memphis International Airport
City Memphis, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -90

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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