The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati is 2 hours, 8 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves DFW Dallas Fort Worth, TX 3 minutes early.
17 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 44 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives CVG Cincinnati, OH 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
84%
American
78%
Frontier
78%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati is 2 hours, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 44 minutes.

The flight distance from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati is 812 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Cincinnati to Dallas Fort Worth
2 hours, 28 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
2h 6m
American
2h 8m
Frontier
2h 11m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

46

Distance

812 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun02468

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
30
Delta
14
Frontier
0

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Dallas Fort Worth from Cincinnati by plane?

The distance from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati by plane is 812 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati?

The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati is 2 hours, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 44 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Delta being the fastest taking 2 hours, 6 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 2 hours, 11 minutes.

What airlines fly from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati?

Delta, American, and Frontier are the airlines with direct flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati.

Does Southwest fly from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati?

Southwest does not fly from Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) to Cincinnati (CVG). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Dallas Fort Worth 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 17 minutes
In the Air 104 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Cincinnati 4 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati, Frontier is 78% reliable, which means that Frontier flights are on time 78% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 84% 15% 1%
Frontier 78% 20% 2%
American 78% 20% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Dallas Fort Worth and Cincinnati, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Delta 18 102 5 126
American 16 105 6 128
Frontier 17 105 7 131

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
2pm 0.44
10pm 0
11am 0.11
8pm 0.68
7am 0.68
4pm 0.25
11pm 0
0am 0
6pm 0.88
1pm 0.02
3pm 0.76
12pm 0.95
6am 0.03
9pm 0.07
10am 0.16
7pm 0.66
8am 0.2
9am 0.62

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 157
February 142
March 187
April 217
May 244
June 228
July 224
August 232
September 205
October 211
November 196
December 173

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Cincinnati that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 7.52
Tuesday 6.9
Wednesday 7.15
Thursday 7.17
Friday 7.48
Saturday 4.06
Sunday 6.17

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
American 1
Delta 0
Frontier 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
2pm 16 104 6 128
10pm 19 112 5 136
11am 21 97 4 121
8pm 17 103 7 129
7am 16 107 6 130
4pm 16 103 6 125
11pm 19 94 9 122
0am 19 109 7 135
6pm 19 105 6 132
1pm 14 101 5 121
3pm 15 104 5 125
12pm 16 104 6 127
6am 17 103 5 126
9pm 18 100 5 122
10am 15 105 7 128
7pm 17 101 5 124
8am 16 102 5 124
9am 20 103 5 129
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.