The cheapest times to fly from FCA to CVG are

  • April 9th to May 13th
  • May 28th to July 1st (except the week of June 18th)
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th, September 3rd, October 1st, and October 8th)
  • December 24th to February 4th (except the week of January 1st)

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 FCA to CVG is early June. Prices can be as high as $810 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $336 for Wednesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Cincinnati

Flying from Kalispell, MT (FCA) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $383 to $707 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $635. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $232 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $505 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FCA to CVG flight.

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

FCA to CVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FCA to CVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kalispell. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CVG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into FCA. 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 $167 (28%) 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 $433. Return trip prices are from the CVG to FCA 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 FCA to CVG 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 51 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 FCA to CVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 6.73% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to CMH flights

Destination alternative #2: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 3.76% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to IND flights

Destination alternative #3: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 2.08% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to DAY flights


Flight Hacking FCA 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 FCA to CVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phoenix, AZ (FCA > AZA > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $419
  • Average savings: $86 (17.03%)

See FCA to AZA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FCA to CVG? 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 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to Glacier Park International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1598 miles or 2572 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FCA to CVG flight is about 3 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Kalispell, MT and Cincinnati, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from FCA to CVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FCA
Origination airport name Glacier Park International Airport
City Kalispell, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -114.3

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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