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Airlines Serving Columbia Regional


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With daily, non-stop flights between COU and Chicago or Dallas/Fort Worth, the world is at your doorstep.

American Airlines offers two daily round trip flights between COU to Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and two daily round trip flights between COU and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW). Jet service to DFW is provided on 75-seat CRJ-900 jet service which includes a first class cabin.  Learn more about the Bombardier CRJ-900 aircraft and view a seating chart. Jet service to ORD is provided on 50-seat CRJ145 aircraft.

Dallas Forth Worth International Airport is the main hub for American Airlines. DFW offers nearly 1,900 flights per day and serves over 57 million travelers every year. Ranked as the third busiest airport in the world, DFW was rated as “Best Customer Service in North America” by an Airports Council International survey in 2006 and 2007. Dallas/Fort Worth provides non-stop service to 135 domestic and 38 international destinations worldwide. Visit opens in a new windowDallas/Fort Worth International Airport web site for more information.

Chicago O’Hare International Airport is one of America’s best-connected airports and for many years was the busiest airport in the US. Over 70 million travelers a year pass through Chicago O’Hare International Airport which was voted “Best Airport in North America” in 2000 by international travelers surveyed in Business Travelers Magazine. In 2009, Chicago O’Hare received the Global Traveler Award for “Best Airport in North America” for the tenth consecutive year. When Chicago is your destination, you can take advantage of excellent transport links into Chicago by public transit such as CTA’s Blue Line or Metra Rail, taxi service or shuttle service. Visit opens in a new windowChicago O’Hare International Airport web site for more information.

American Airlines serve 339 destinations in 54 countries with, on average, over than 6,700 flights daily. Reservations and Customer relations may be reached by calling 1-800-433-7300 or on the web at


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Daily, non-stop flights to Denver and Chicago! More destinations, more choices.

United Airlines offers  daily route trip service between COU to Denver International Airport (DEN) and twice daily round trip flights between COU and Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD).  United operates 50-seat CRJ-200 jet aircraft for all flights out of COU.

The new daily flights from COU to Denver combined with the daily flights to Chicago O’Hare now connect passengers to three of the top five megahub airports in the U.S.. Denver’s International Airport  is ranked as the fourth most connected megahub in the U.S. with Chicago ranked first.

In previous Passenger Demand Analysis, Denver was one of the top requested destinations to and from COU. With over 411 daily peak departures, 115 domestic connections and nine international destinations through United Airlines at Denver International Airport, this new connection will provide many additional options for business and leisure travelers in mid-Missouri. Visit Denver International Airport website for more information.

Flights are currently available for booking at Reservations and Customer relations may be reached by calling 1-800-864-8331.