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The cheapest times to fly from CVG to CMH are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 CMH is early September. Prices can be as high as $1025 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $312 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Columbus

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Columbus, OH (CMH) will usually cost between $317 to $507 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $558. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $242 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $369 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to CMH flight.

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

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CVG to CMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to CMH 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 $1.99, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $40 (10%) 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 $363. Return trip prices are from the CMH to CVG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CVG to CMH 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 11 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 CMH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 30.80% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to TOL flights

Destination alternative #2: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 28.90% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to PIT flights

Destination alternative #3: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 25.10% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to CLE flights

Destination alternative #4: Akron-Canton Regional Airport (CAK) in Akron, OH

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 18.32% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to CAK flights

Destination alternative #5: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 2.58% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to DAY flights

Destination alternative #6: North Central West Virginia Airport (CKB) in Clarksburg/Fairmont, WV

  • 150 miles (241 km) away from CMH
  • Usually 3.12% less expensive than CMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to CKB flights

 

Flight Hacking CVG to CMH

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 CVG to CMH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Raleigh/Durham, NC (CVG > RDU > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $317
  • Average savings: $52 (14.11%)

See CVG to RDU flights

Hack #2: Greensboro/High Point, NC (CVG > GSO > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $334
  • Average savings: $35 (9.5%)

See CVG to GSO flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (CVG > DCA > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $364
  • Average savings: $5 (1.36%)

See CVG to DCA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Iberia, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Glenn Columbus International Airport to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 115 miles or 185 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to CMH flight is about 1 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Columbus, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from CVG to CMH.

 

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 CMH
Destination airport name John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City Columbus, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 40
Longitude -82.9

 

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