The cheapest times to fly from JAX to DAY are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • May 14th to July 22nd (except the weeks of June 25th and July 2nd)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 JAX to DAY is late September. Prices can be as high as $485 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $196 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Dayton

Flying from Jacksonville, FL (JAX) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $197 to $353 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $228. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $365. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $137 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $275 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAX to DAY flight.

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

JAX to DAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAX to DAY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jacksonville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $96 (31%) 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 $211. Return trip prices are from the DAY to JAX 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 JAX to DAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 11 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 JAX to DAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) in Columbus, OH

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 48.73% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See JAX to LCK flights

Destination alternative #2: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 17.09% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to TOL flights

Destination alternative #3: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 13.45% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See JAX to CVG flights

Destination alternative #4: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 2.55% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See JAX to IND flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 665 miles or 1070 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAX to DAY flight is about 2 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Jacksonville, FL and Dayton, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from JAX to DAY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JAX
Origination airport name Jacksonville International Airport
City Jacksonville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -81.7

Return Airport

Destination code DAY
Destination airport name James M Cox/Dayton International Airport
City Dayton, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -84.2


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