The cheapest times to fly from CVG to HDN are

  • September 24th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 3rd to May 6th (except the weeks of December 10th, December 24th, and April 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 CVG to HDN is early January. Prices can be as high as $1097 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $302 for Wednesday flights around early January.


When to Fly to Hayden

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Hayden, CO (HDN) will usually cost between $351 to $785 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $395. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $826. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $431 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $596 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to HDN flight.

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

CVG to HDN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to HDN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Cincinnati. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $147 (21%) 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 $541. Return trip prices are from the HDN 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 HDN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 8 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 HDN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Denver International Airport (DEN) in Denver, CO

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from HDN
  • Usually 60.45% less expensive than HDN
  • Nonstop flights available

See CVG to DEN flights

Destination alternative #2: Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) in Grand Junction, CO

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from HDN
  • Usually 34.01% less expensive than HDN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to GJT flights

Destination alternative #3: Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) in Eagle, CO

  • 60 miles (97 km) away from HDN
  • Usually 25.44% less expensive than HDN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to EGE flights

Destination alternative #4: Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) in Montrose/Delta, CO

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from HDN
  • Usually 19.56% less expensive than HDN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to MTJ flights

Destination alternative #5: Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field Airport (ASE) in Aspen, CO

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from HDN
  • Usually 17.80% less expensive than HDN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to ASE flights


Flight Hacking CVG to HDN

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 HDN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (CVG > DEN > HDN)

  • Price for both tickets: $574
  • Average savings: $22 (3.69%)

See CVG to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1198 miles or 1928 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to HDN flight is about 3 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Hayden, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from CVG to HDN.


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 HDN
Destination airport name Yampa Valley Airport
City Hayden, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -107.2


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