The cheapest times to fly from SYD to CVG are

  • January 29th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
  • July 23rd to September 16th
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 SYD to CVG is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $2499 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $942 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Cincinnati

Flying from Sydney (SYD) to Cincinnati, OH (CVG) will usually cost between $958 to $1812 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $974. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2199. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1226 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1131 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYD to CVG flight.

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

SYD to CVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYD to CVG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sydney. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Fridays 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 $138 (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 $1138. Return trip prices are from the CVG to SYD 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 SYD 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 17 hour 50 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 SYD to CVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Lexington, KY

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 8.54% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYD to LEX flights

Destination alternative #2: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from CVG
  • Usually 8.18% less expensive than CVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYD to DAY flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $974
  • Average savings: $157 (13.89%)

See SYD to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (SYD > SFO > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1055
  • Average savings: $76 (6.68%)

See SYD to LAX flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (SYD > ORD > CVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1119
  • Average savings: $12 (1.06%)

See SYD to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Australia, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9362 miles or 15067 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYD to CVG flight is about 17 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Sydney and Cincinnati, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from SYD to CVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYD
Origination airport name Sydney International Airport
City Sydney
Country Australia
Latitude -33.9
Longitude 151.2

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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