The cheapest times to fly from DFW to CVG are
- January 8th to February 25th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- July 9th to October 7th (except the week of July 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 DFW to CVG is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $384 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $172 for Wednesday flights around early to mid August.
When to Fly to Cincinnati
Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $197 to $292 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $193. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $282. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $90 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $217 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to CVG flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DFW to CVG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the DFW to CVG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. 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 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 $42 (17%) 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 $207. Return trip prices are from the CVG to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from DFW to CVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 26 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from DFW to CVG? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 811 miles or 1305 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from DFW to CVG?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to CVG flight is about 2 hour 26 minutes.
How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Cincinnati, OH?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from DFW to CVG.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport|
|City||Dallas/Fort Worth, TX|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from DFW to CVG tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 28% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 24% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CVG heading for DFW about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Cincinnati, OH is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- American: 13 minutes late
- Envoy: 6 minutes late
- Endeavor: 10 minutes late
- Frontier: 3 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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