The cheapest times to fly from PAH to CGI are

  • July 23rd to May 6th (except the weeks of November 5th, November 12th, December 24th, and February 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 PAH to CGI is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $388 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $84 for Wednesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Cape Girardeau

Flying from Paducah, KY (PAH) to Cape Girardeau, MO (CGI) will usually cost between $84 to $343 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $112. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $127. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $15 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $163 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PAH to CGI flight.

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

PAH to CGI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PAH to CGI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Paducah. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.26, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CGI, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PAH. 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 $246 (75%) 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 $84. Return trip prices are from the CGI to PAH 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 PAH to CGI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 4 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PAH to CGI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cape Girardeau Regional Airport to Barkley Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 45 miles or 72 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PAH to CGI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PAH to CGI flight is about 1 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Paducah, KY and Cape Girardeau, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from PAH to CGI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PAH
Origination airport name Barkley Regional Airport
City Paducah, KY
Country the United States
Latitude 37.1
Longitude -88.8

Return Airport

Destination code CGI
Destination airport name Cape Girardeau Regional Airport
City Cape Girardeau, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -89.6


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PAH to CGI tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 57% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CGI heading for PAH about 12 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Cape Girardeau, MO is about 4 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 12 minutes late


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