The flight time from Phoenix to Cincinnati is 3 hours, 19 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves PHX Phoenix, AZ 1 minute early.
13 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 59 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives CVG Cincinnati, OH 12 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
92%
Frontier
90%
Southwest
90%
Delta
88%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Phoenix to Cincinnati is 3 hours, 19 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 59 minutes.

The flight distance from Phoenix to Cincinnati is 1569 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Cincinnati to Phoenix
4 hours, 6 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
3h 14m
Southwest
3h 16m
Frontier
3h 25m
American
3h 34m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h3h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

7

Distance

1569 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
3
Frontier
3
Southwest
0
American
0

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Phoenix from Cincinnati by plane?

The distance from Phoenix to Cincinnati by plane is 1569 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Cincinnati?

The flight time from Phoenix to Cincinnati is 3 hours, 19 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 59 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Delta being the fastest taking 3 hours, 14 minutes, and American the slowest taking 3 hours, 34 minutes.

What airlines fly from Phoenix to Cincinnati?

American, Southwest, Frontier, and Delta are the airlines with direct flights from Phoenix to Cincinnati.

Does Southwest fly from Phoenix to Cincinnati?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Cincinnati (CVG). On average, they have 0 flights per week on this route. This may vary seasonally, please check the chart above for more details.

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 Phoenix 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 13 minutes
In the Air 179 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Cincinnati 12 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 Phoenix to Cincinnati, Southwest is 90% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 90% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 92% 8% 0%
Southwest 90% 10% 0%
Frontier 90% 9% 1%
Delta 88% 12% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Phoenix 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 11 176 5 194
Southwest 10 179 5 196
Frontier 14 182 8 205
American 20 181 7 214

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
11am 0.06
6pm 0.16
4pm 0.08
5pm 0.23
12pm 0
1pm 0.02
7am 0.12
6am 0.06
9am 0.15
8am 0.18
10am 0.04

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix 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 46
February 42
March 74
April 54
May 14
June 12
July 14
August 13
September 13
October 17
November 41
December 57

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix 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 1.48
Tuesday 0.71
Wednesday 1.46
Thursday 0.73
Friday 1.46
Saturday 1.04
Sunday 0.75

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
Delta 0
Frontier 0
Southwest 0
American 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)
11am 10 180 5 195
6pm 12 173 5 191
4pm 12 178 5 195
5pm 11 177 5 195
12pm 8 167 3 178
1pm 9 180 4 193
7am 15 188 10 214
6am 13 177 8 198
9am 15 176 7 200
8am 14 183 7 206
10am 15 179 4 199
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.