The cheapest times to fly from AKL to CVG are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 AKL to CVG is late May. Prices can be as high as $2799 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1134 for Monday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Cincinnati

Flying from Auckland (AKL) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $1187 to $1845 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $1184. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2311. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1127 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1392 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKL to CVG flight.

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

AKL to CVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AKL to CVG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Auckland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1362. Return trip prices are from the CVG to AKL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AKL to CVG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 51 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 AKL to CVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport (SDF) in Louisville, KY

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 4.13% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See AKL to SDF flights

Destination alternative #2: Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Lexington, KY

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 3.63% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See AKL to LEX flights

Destination alternative #3: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 2.37% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See AKL to IND flights

Destination alternative #4: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 1.98% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See AKL to DAY flights

Destination alternative #5: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 2.19% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See AKL to CMH flights


Flight Hacking AKL to CVG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AKL to CVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (AKL > LAX > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1174
  • Average savings: $218 (15.63%)

See AKL to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (AKL > SFO > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1221
  • Average savings: $171 (12.25%)

See AKL to LAX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (AKL > LAS > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1248
  • Average savings: $144 (10.35%)

See AKL to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AKL to CVG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Qantas, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to Auckland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8256 miles or 13287 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AKL to CVG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKL to CVG flight is about 15 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Auckland and Cincinnati, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from AKL to CVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAKL
Origination airport nameAuckland International Airport
CountryNew Zealand

Return Airport

Destination codeCVG
Destination airport nameCincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
CityCincinnati, OH
Countrythe United States


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