Columbia Metropolitan Airport
3000 Aviation Way, West Columbia, South Carolina 29170, USA
Telefon: (803) 822 5000 or 1 888 562 5002



The airport is situated 11km (7 miles) southwest of downtown Columbia.


How to get there

The airport is located 10km (6 miles) southwest from central Columbia, near I-20, I-26, I-77, and nearby I-95. From downtown, head west on US-378 and turn left (south) where US-378 meets US-1 and follow US-21 until the exit to Airport Boulevard to the right. Follow Airport Boulevard to the terminal.

Information about parking possibilities at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport


Access by public transport

Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (tel: (803) 255 7100; operates bus services between the airport and the city.

The taxi and shuttle pick-up area is located just outside baggage claim. The following taxi services provide transportation to and from the airport: Ard's Shuttle (tel: (803) 791 5767), Blue Ribbon Taxi (tel: (803) 754 8163), Capitol City Cab (tel: (803) 233 8294), Checker Yellow (tel: (803) 799 3311) and Classic Cab (tel: (803) 348 0662).

Earth Shuttle (tel: (803) 714 0080) and Shuttleways (tel: (803) 783 0265) provide shuttle services. Several hotels in the area provide free shuttle transport. A hotel courtesy phone is located in the baggage claim area.


Information desk

The airport's information desk (tel: (803) 822 5000 or 1 888 562 5002) is open from 0630 to 2230 daily and is located on the upper level. Copier and fax services, along with paging and information services are available.


Further travel information

Star Alliance