The cheapest times to fly from HNL to CVG are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • July 30th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 HNL to CVG is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1348 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $473 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Cincinnati

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $592 to $1119 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $564. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1070. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $505 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $781 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to CVG flight.

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

HNL to CVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to CVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far 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 HNL. 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 $233 (24%) 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 $734. Return trip prices are from the CVG to HNL 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 HNL 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 8 hour 57 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 HNL to CVG while comparing.

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

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 2.82% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to IND flights

Destination alternative #2: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 1.09% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to CMH flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (HNL > LAX > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $730
  • Average savings: $52 (6.59%)

See HNL to LAX flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (HNL > LAS > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $757
  • Average savings: $25 (3.14%)

See HNL to LAS flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (HNL > SFO > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $771
  • Average savings: $10 (1.28%)

See HNL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4425 miles or 7121 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to CVG flight is about 8 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Cincinnati, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 98 available flights from HNL to CVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HNL
Origination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9

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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