The cheapest times to fly from CTG to DAY are

  • January 15th to March 25th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • August 6th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 CTG to DAY is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1926 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $819 for Saturday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Dayton

Flying from Cartagena (CTG) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $826 to $1316 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $826. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1345. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $519 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $926 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CTG to DAY flight.

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

CTG to DAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CTG to DAY flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Cartagena. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DAY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CTG. 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 $160 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $901. Return trip prices are from the DAY to CTG 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 CTG to DAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 46 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 CTG to DAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 12.85% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See CTG to IND flights

Destination alternative #2: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 6.53% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See CTG to CMH flights


Flight Hacking CTG to DAY

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 CTG to DAY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (CTG > FLL > DAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $641
  • Average savings: $286 (30.83%)

See CTG to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (CTG > MIA > DAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $702
  • Average savings: $225 (24.24%)

See CTG to FLL flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (CTG > MCO > DAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $179 (19.33%)

See CTG to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CTG to DAY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from James M Cox/Dayton International Airport to Rafael Nunez Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2104 miles or 3386 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CTG to DAY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CTG to DAY flight is about 4 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Cartagena and Dayton, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from CTG to DAY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CTG
Origination airport name Rafael Nunez Airport
City Cartagena
Country Colombia
Latitude 10.4
Longitude -75.5

Return Airport

Destination code DAY
Destination airport name James M Cox/Dayton International Airport
City Dayton, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -84.2


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