Cheap Flights From Vancouver To Cincinnati
Finding cheap flights from Vancouver to Cincinnati is more difficult than to most US destinations. Delta Air Lines have the Cincinnati market wrapped up. Together with their regional partners, Delta Air Lines control over 85% of the passenger traffic out of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).
The airport serves northern Kentucky and the Greater Cincinnati metro area. Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky is Many travelers searching for cheap airline tickets find that it is worth flying into other nearby airports as the cost of flying to CVG is higher on average than most US cities. It has been suggested that Delta have practiced predatory pricing in the past to keep discount airlines out of CVG. In 2009, Delta reduced airfares however, airfares in general are higher here than at these three nearby airports; Louisville International Airport (SDF) in Kentucky, Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indiana, and the Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Ohio.
Cheap Airline Tickets To Cincinnati
The lack of discount airlines flying to Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport is clearly evident when you search with one of the travel search engines like Mobissimo or Travelocity. Comparing the airline ticket prices of other airports like IND, DAY or SDF to CVG you'll find the airfare is cheaper at these other airports.
Of the major airlines flying between Cincinnati and Vancouver (CVG – YVR), US Airways tends to have the best airline ticket prices. US Airways flights from Vancouver to Cincinnati connect in Phoenix, Arizona and Charlotte, North Carolina.
Non-Stop Flights From Vancouver, BC to Cincinnati, Ohio
There are no non-stop flights from the Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport.
One Stop Flights
The following airlines have one stop flights to Cincinnati from Vancouver, BC Canada:
Air Canada (regional airline Air Canada Jazz) have one stop flights with the connection in Toronto, Ontario (YYZ). American Airlines one stop flights connect in Dallas/Fort Worth Texas (DFW). Continental Airlines code share this flight with United Airlines. The connection is in Chicago O'Hare Int'l (ORD). Delta Airlines connect in Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP). United Airlines have one stop flights that connect in Chicago or Denver. In addition, they code share on this route with Air Canada and one stop flight connections can be made in Toronto, Canada.
The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
While located in Kentucky, the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport is the largest airport for citizens of the greater Cincinnati area. The airport is much larger than Louisvelle International Airport, however, as stated above, not cheaper. While the busiest airport in the area, the airport has been experiencing declining passenger volumes in recent years. In 2005, the airport handled over 22 million passengers. The following 5 years saw declining numbers, with under 8 million passengers in 2010.
Best Times To Fly From Vancouver
Departure dates mid-week (Tuesday and Wednesday) are the best days of the week for cheap flights from Vancouver to Cincinnati and Kentucky. January, February and March are historically the best months to find cheap airline tickets between YVR and CVG.
Map of YVR to CVG