The cheapest times to fly from CVG to CID are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to July 29th (except the weeks of April 9th, April 30th, May 21st, and June 25th)
  • October 22nd to November 11th
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 10th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 CVG to CID is early July. Prices can be as high as $481 for Friday flights during mid March, or as low as $198 for Tuesday flights around early July.


When to Fly to Cedar Rapids

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) will usually cost between $223 to $358 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early July with an average ticket price of $244. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $369. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $125 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $275 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to CID flight.

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

CVG to CID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to CID flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cincinnati. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $56 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $243. Return trip prices are from the CID to CVG 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 CVG to CID can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 44 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 CVG to CID while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from CID
  • Usually 5.09% less expensive than CID
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to MSN flights

Destination alternative #2: Quad City International Airport (MLI) in Moline, IL

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from CID
  • Usually 3.27% less expensive than CID
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to MLI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from The Eastern Iowa Airport to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 419 miles or 674 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to CID flight is about 1 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from CVG to CID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CVG
Origination airport name Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
City Cincinnati, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39
Longitude -84.7

Return Airport

Destination code CID
Destination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7


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