The cheapest times to fly from SNA to CVG are
- January 8th to February 25th
- May 21st to June 3rd
- August 6th to November 18th
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 SNA to CVG is early November. Prices can be as high as $816 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $278 for Tuesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Cincinnati
Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $317 to $554 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $333. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $516. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $183 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $369 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to CVG flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SNA to CVG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SNA to CVG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Santa Ana. 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 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 $126 (27%) 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 $333. Return trip prices are from the CVG to SNA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SNA 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 4 hour 21 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 SNA to CVG while comparing.
- 115 miles (185 km) away from CVG
- Usually 3.52% less expensive than CVG
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SNA to CVG? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport to John Wayne-Orange County Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1873 miles or 3014 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SNA to CVG?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to CVG flight is about 4 hour 21 minutes.
How many flights go between Santa Ana, CA and Cincinnati, OH?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 87 available flights from SNA to CVG.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John Wayne-Orange County Airport|
|City||Santa Ana, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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