The cheapest times to fly from CVG to PVR are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 24th
  • August 6th to October 7th
  • November 5th to November 18th

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 PVR is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1480 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $563 for Friday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Puerto Vallarta

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) will usually cost between $582 to $732 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $573. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $803. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $230 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $627 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to PVR flight.

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

CVG to PVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to PVR 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 $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVR, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into CVG. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Puerto Vallarta, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Cincinnati. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $51 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $623. Return trip prices are from the PVR 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 PVR 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 9 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 PVR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport (GDL) in Guadalajara

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from PVR
  • Usually 3.35% less expensive than PVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to GDL flights


Flight Hacking CVG to PVR

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 PVR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Washington, DC (CVG > DCA > PVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $534
  • Average savings: $93 (14.84%)

See CVG to DCA flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (CVG > ORD > PVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $572
  • Average savings: $55 (8.78%)

See CVG to ORD flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $573
  • Average savings: $54 (8.54%)

See CVG to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, VivaAerobus, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1761 miles or 2834 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to PVR flight is about 4 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Puerto Vallarta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from CVG to PVR.


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 PVR
Destination airport name Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport
City Puerto Vallarta
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.7
Longitude -105.3


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