Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Cincinnati (CVG)

CHI — CVG
Oct 4 — Oct 111

The best prices from Chicago to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky are usually found in February or November, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Chicago (CHI) to Cincinnati (CVG)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to CVG flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Cincinnati flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cincinnati.

CHI - CVG

Price

$198 - $467

CVG

Temperature

30.2 - 75.2 °F

CVG

Rainfall

2.8 - 4.2 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 41% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$198From Chicago (CHI) to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
One-way from$72One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Cincinnati?

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 33% on the overall cost on flights from Chicago to Cincinnati.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Cincinnati?

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Cincinnati at least 27 days early can save you up to 64% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Cincinnati for as little as $270 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $363 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Cincinnati?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Cincinnati. Flights to Cincinnati from Chicago in February are about $273 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $111.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Cincinnati (CHI - CVG)?

When flying from Chicago to Cincinnati, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 24% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Cincinnati in September, October 2022

The best prices found for CHI to CVG flights for September, October
Oct 11 - Oct 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 22m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
$142

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 29 - Nov 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 22m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
$152

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

5h 33m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 01m
$154

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Chicago to Cincinnati 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cincinnati from Chicago found for this year
Oct 11 - Oct 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 22m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
$142

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dec 14 - Jan 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 12m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$152

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 19 - Oct 26
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

5h 33m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 01m
$154

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Chicago to Cincinnati

Oct 11 - Oct 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 22m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
$142

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dec 14 - Jan 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 12m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$152

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Dec 12 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 21m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
$156

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Chicago to Cincinnati

Oct 25 - Nov 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

7h 51m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

12h 05m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
MDW

Chicago Midway

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

7h 51m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

MDW

Chicago Midway

1 stop

10h 23m
$163

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dec 9 - Dec 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

11h 49m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

13h 23m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Non-stop flights to Cincinnati from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Cincinnati direct flight deals
Oct 11 - Oct 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 22m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
$142

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Dec 14 - Jan 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 12m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$152

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Dec 12 - Dec 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Nonstop

1h 21m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
$156

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Last minute flights from Chicago to Cincinnati

Late deals on return flights to Cincinnati from Chicago, departing today and this week
Oct 5 - Oct 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

6h 11m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 01m
$204

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 4 - Oct 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

8h 55m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

5h 01m
$209

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 5 - Oct 12
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

10h 55m
CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
$213

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

One-way flights to Cincinnati from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Cincinnati
Nov 1
MDW

Chicago Midway

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

7h 51m
$65

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 25
MDW

Chicago Midway

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

7h 51m
$66

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 18
MDW

Chicago Midway

CVG

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

1 stop

7h 51m
$70

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/28/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Cincinnati flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cincinnati from Chicago?

For a flight from Chicago to Cincinnati, you will be flying into Cinci./N. Kentucky. Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky (CVG) is just 8.8 mi from the center of the city. Cinci./N. Kentucky is the only Cincinnati airport and it handles 32 inbound flights from Chicago per day. 4 airlines have flights to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky from Chicago on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Bus are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Cincinnati for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Cincinnati for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $142, but on average you can expect to pay $166.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Cincinnati for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Cincinnati under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Cincinnati is less than $208.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Cincinnati for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Cincinnati within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Cincinnati?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Cincinnati on average per day?

On average 28 flights depart from Chicago to Cincinnati per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 21% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 54% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Chicago to Cincinnati?

A quick flight from Chicago to Cincinnati can take about 1h 22m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $142. The distance from Chicago to Cincinnati is about 265 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Cincinnati round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago to Cincinnati round-trip from $142. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Frontier. You may be able to fly from Chicago to Cincinnati for 48% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Cincinnati one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Chicago to Cincinnati are Frontier ($65), United Airlines ($71), and Spirit Airlines ($72).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Cincinnati?

Bus, American Airlines and United Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Cincinnati.

What are the most reliable airlines from Chicago to Cincinnati?

Before booking your flight to Cincinnati from Chicago, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: SWISS (100%), Turkish Airlines (100%), Air Wisconsin( 97%).

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Cincinnati?

While on average a flight from Chicago to Cincinnati is generally $247, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $95. When looking at the most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky), you can expect to pay $161 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Cincinnati

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Chicago to Cincinnati

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Cincinnati choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$117Average$250FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$126Average$288FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Cincinnati

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago to Cincinnati
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
20%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
52%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
27%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Chicago to Cincinnati

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Cincinnati
Sunday21daily flights
Monday39daily flights
Tuesday43daily flights
Wednesday45daily flights
Thursday32daily flights
Friday23daily flights
Saturday26daily flights