The cheapest times to fly from DAY to QRO are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of January 29th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 21st to June 17th
  • July 30th to November 11th (except the week of September 10th)

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 DAY to QRO is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1172 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $609 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Santiago de Querétaro

Flying from Dayton, OH (DAY) to Queretaro (QRO) will usually cost between $628 to $768 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 $627. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $923. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $296 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $660 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAY to QRO flight.

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

DAY to QRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAY to QRO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dayton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to QRO, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into DAY. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Santiago de Querétaro, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Dayton. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $31 (4%) 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 $661. Return trip prices are from the QRO to DAY 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 DAY to QRO 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 55 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 DAY to QRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX) in Mexico City

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 25.47% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAY to MEX flights

Destination alternative #2: Guanajuato International Airport (BJX) in Leon/Guanajuato

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 15.62% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAY to BJX flights


Flight Hacking DAY to QRO

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 DAY to QRO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (DAY > MEX > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $640
  • Average savings: $20 (2.96%)

See DAY to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAY to QRO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Queretaro Intercontinental Airport to James M Cox/Dayton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1632 miles or 2626 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DAY to QRO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAY to QRO flight is about 3 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Dayton, OH and Queretaro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from DAY to QRO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDAY
Origination airport nameJames M Cox/Dayton International Airport
CityDayton, OH
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeQRO
Destination airport nameQueretaro Intercontinental Airport


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