Cincinnati Northern Kentucky International Airport - CVG

Cincinnati, United States of America (US)

Getting around the airport

One main terminal with two concourses

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport is located 13 miles south of downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, but physically located in northern Kentucky.

  • The airport has one integrated main terminal with parallel Concourses A and B. Both concourses are islands and are only reachable by the moving walkway or people mover that runs every 90 seconds. 
  • Level 1: meeting point; Level 2: baggage claim; Level 3: departures level with ticketing/check-in
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Getting into Cincinnati

Bus or taxi

Public Transit

The TANK 2X Airporter Express to Cincinnati operates seven days a week between the airport to downtown Cincinnati. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes. You must purchase a transfer with the ticket.

Location: Main Terminal, before security, level 2, east end of baggage claim
Cost: USD 2 + USD 0.25 for transfers, USD 3.5 all-day pass


Taxi service is available 24 hours a day. It is important to note that only companies with dual state licenses for Kentucky and Ohio can pick up at the airport. Uber and Lyft are authorized to operate at CVG.

Location: Main Terminal, before security, level 2, baggage claim door 5
Cost: USD 34 to downtown 

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Mobile charging

Power outlets

You can charge your phone at:

  • main terminal, concourse B, food court
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Play area

For children

  • main terminal, airside, concourse A, next to gate 10
  • main terminal, airside, concourse B, next to gate 12.
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