Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport cheapest in region

SDF checks in at No. 5

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport cheapest in region
Fares from CVG are the lowest in the region, according to DOT data out Tuesday.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville travelers might be more inclined to drive an hour or so to catch their next flight.

Flights originating from the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport are the lowest in the region, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Second-quarter data out Tuesday says CVG’s average round-trip fare is $314. Airport officials said the average fare there was an astounding $554 just four years ago.

CVG’s average fare price is ranked No. 82 in America, and is 10 percent below the national average. Other regional airports are listed below:

+ Indianapolis (IND) – average fare $342

+ Columbus (CMH) – average fare $358

+ Nashville (BNA) - average fare $366

+ Louisville (SDF) – average fare $401

+ Lexington (LEX) – average fare $424

+ Dayton (DAY) – average fare $431

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