Market Access

Closer to customers, prospects, markets, suppliers - and opportunities 

Greater Cincinnati connects companies with opportunities in the U.S. and around the globe.

By Air

The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) offers a variety of travel and shipping options:

  • More than 80 daily non-stop flights to North America and Europe
  • Home to DHL's global hub that processes more than two million international shipments monthly to the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Latin America
  • Connection to more than 100 DHL service centers and five international gateways in the U.S.

Greater Cincinnati is a 90-minute flight from more than 40 percent of the purchasing power in the U.S.

In 2015, CVG was ranked the second best North American regional airport for the fifth year in a row. It also earned the title of sixth best regional airport in the world and fourth best airport staff in North America.

Dayton International Airport (DAY) is the nation's top 90-minute air market, transporting more than 70,000 passengers each month. 

By Land

Greater Cincinnati is a one-day drive from most major U.S. metros and is connected by several highways as well as several Interstates: 71, 74, 75, 275 and 471. The region is home to two Class 1 railroads (CSX and Norfolk Southern) and one short-line carrier (Genesee & Wyoming). 

By Water

The region is located along more than 200 miles of the Ohio River, making Greater Cincinnati the second-largest - and the nation's busiest - inland port. Cargo flows through the Ports of Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky carrying liquid, dry bulk commodities, coal, coke products, petroleum products, fertilizers, grains, oilseeds, sand, gravel, rock, stone, break bulk iron and steel products.