The cheapest times to fly from DLC to CVG are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • October 8th to December 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 DLC to CVG is early November. Prices can be as high as $2177 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $805 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Cincinnati

Flying from Dalian (DLC) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $962 to $1835 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $939. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1955. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1016 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1249 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DLC to CVG flight.

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

DLC to CVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DLC to CVG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dalian. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $220 (15%) 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 $1166. Return trip prices are from the CVG to DLC 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 DLC to CVG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 13 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 DLC to CVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 2.64% less expensive than CVG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DLC to DAY flights

Destination alternative #2: Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Lexington, KY

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 0.24% less expensive than CVG
  • 2-layover flights available

See DLC to LEX flights


Flight Hacking DLC to CVG

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 DLC to CVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (DLC > JFK > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $917
  • Average savings: $332 (26.58%)

See DLC to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (DLC > SFO > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1031
  • Average savings: $219 (17.49%)

See DLC to JFK flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (DLC > SEA > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1078
  • Average savings: $171 (13.69%)

See DLC to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean Air, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6796 miles or 10937 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DLC to CVG flight is about 13 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Dalian and Cincinnati, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from DLC to CVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DLC
Origination airport name Zhoushuizi Airport
City Dalian
Country China
Latitude 39
Longitude 121.5

Return Airport

Destination code CVG
Destination airport name Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
City Cincinnati, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39
Longitude -84.7


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