The flight time from Boston to Orlando is 3 hours, 2 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves BOS Boston, MA 2 minutes early.
14 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 37 minutes in the air
8 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCO Orlando, FL 8 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Boston to Orlando is 3 hours, 2 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 37 minutes.

The flight distance from Boston to Orlando is 1121 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Orlando to Boston
2 hours, 48 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 57m
2h 59m
3h 2m
3h 2m
3h 8m
3h 11m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



1121 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Boston from Orlando by plane?

The distance from Boston to Orlando by plane is 1121 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Boston to Orlando?

The flight time from Boston to Orlando is 3 hours, 2 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 37 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 2 hours, 57 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 3 hours, 11 minutes.

What airlines fly from Boston to Orlando?

United, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Frontier, and Southwest are the airlines with direct flights from Boston to Orlando.

Does Southwest fly from Boston to Orlando?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Boston (BOS) to Orlando (MCO). 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 Boston 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 14 minutes
In the Air 157 minutes
Taxiing In 8 minutes
Arrives Orlando 8 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 Boston to Orlando, Delta is 88% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 88% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
United 95% 3% 2%
Delta 88% 11% 1%
Frontier 82% 17% 1%
Spirit 81% 16% 3%
JetBlue 80% 19% 1%
Southwest 76% 20% 4%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Boston and Orlando, 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
In the Air
Taxiing In
Southwest 11 156 7 177
Delta 15 157 6 179
Spirit 13 156 10 182
JetBlue 14 157 9 182
United 13 165 7 188
Frontier 16 158 12 191

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
7pm 0.89
8am 1
4pm 0.68
8pm 0.3
1pm 0.79
2pm 0.33
5am 0
7am 1.43
3pm 0.73
11am 0.9
10am 0.27
9am 0.74
5pm 0.3
6pm 0.48
12pm 0.53
6am 0.5

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Boston to Orlando 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 291
February 313
March 377
April 389
May 333
June 320
July 313
August 318
September 302
October 134
November 245
December 319

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Boston to Orlando 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 10.04
Tuesday 8.91
Wednesday 9.04
Thursday 10.15
Friday 10.21
Saturday 10.58
Sunday 10.02

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
JetBlue 1
Delta 0
Spirit 0
Frontier 0
United 0
Southwest 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
In the Air
Taxi In
7pm 14 154 6 176
8am 14 160 8 184
4pm 14 162 8 187
8pm 13 151 7 175
1pm 15 157 8 183
2pm 13 162 9 187
5am 13 141 10 164
7am 15 154 7 179
3pm 13 155 9 181
11am 14 160 8 183
10am 14 159 11 186
9am 15 158 10 187
5pm 15 156 8 182
6pm 14 155 9 182
12pm 14 155 9 181
6am 15 160 9 186
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.