The cheapest times to fly from CVG to YQY are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 26th to April 29th
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 YQY is early December. Prices can be as high as $985 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $497 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Sydney

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Sydney (YQY) will usually cost between $516 to $863 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $543. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $791. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $248 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $634 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to YQY flight.

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

CVG to YQY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to YQY 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 $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YQY, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CVG. 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 $152 (21%) 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 $577. Return trip prices are from the YQY 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 YQY 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 23 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CVG to YQY

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 YQY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CVG > LGA > YQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $23 (3.55%)

See CVG to LGA flights

Hack #2: Halifax (CVG > YHZ > YQY)

  • Price for both tickets: $631
  • Average savings: $4 (0.55%)

See CVG to YHZ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, EgyptAir, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1338 miles or 2153 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to YQY flight is about 3 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Sydney?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from CVG to YQY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCVG
Origination airport nameCincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
CityCincinnati, OH
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYQY
Destination airport nameSydney Airport


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