The cheapest times to fly from GLA to CVG are

  • May 14th to May 27th
  • October 22nd to March 25th (except the week of December 17th)

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 GLA to CVG is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1546 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $448 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Cincinnati

Flying from Glasgow (GLA) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $471 to $1070 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1087. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $623 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $721 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GLA to CVG flight.

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

GLA to CVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GLA to CVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Glasgow. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CVG, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into GLA. 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 $116 (9%) 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 $679. Return trip prices are from the CVG to GLA 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 GLA 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 7 hour 38 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 GLA to CVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 6.59% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See GLA to IND flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $643
  • Average savings: $78 (10.76%)

See GLA to MCO flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (GLA > MCO > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $645
  • Average savings: $76 (10.55%)

See GLA to LGA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (GLA > JFK > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $656
  • Average savings: $65 (8.95%)

See GLA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3693 miles or 5943 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GLA to CVG flight is about 7 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Glasgow 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 GLA to CVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGLA
Origination airport nameGlasgow Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

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


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