The flight time from Charlotte to Newark is 1 hour, 45 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves CLT Charlotte, NC 3 minutes early.
20 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 17 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives EWR Newark, NJ 11 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Spirit
89%
United
82%
American
80%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Charlotte to Newark is 1 hour, 45 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 17 minutes.

The flight distance from Charlotte to Newark is 529 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Newark to Charlotte
1 hour, 53 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

American
1h 42m
Spirit
1h 43m
United
1h 51m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

65

Distance

529 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0246810

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
38
United
22
Spirit
4

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Charlotte from Newark by plane?

The distance from Charlotte to Newark by plane is 529 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Charlotte to Newark?

The flight time from Charlotte to Newark is 1 hour, 45 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 17 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with American being the fastest taking 1 hour, 42 minutes, and United the slowest taking 1 hour, 51 minutes.

What airlines fly from Charlotte to Newark?

American, United, and Spirit are the airlines with direct flights from Charlotte to Newark.

Does Southwest fly from Charlotte to Newark?

Southwest does not fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Newark (EWR). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

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 Charlotte 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 20 minutes
In the Air 77 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Newark 11 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 Charlotte to Newark, Spirit is 89% reliable, which means that Spirit flights are on time 89% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Spirit 89% 7% 4%
United 82% 13% 5%
American 80% 14% 6%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Charlotte and Newark, 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)
American 19 76 6 102
Spirit 17 76 9 103
United 23 77 8 111

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
5pm 0.46
12pm 0.65
9am 0.9
11am 0.78
10am 0
2pm 0.71
8pm 0.79
5am 0.17
3pm 0.2
7pm 0.21
7am 0.66
6pm 0.45
6am 0.81
0am 0.01
4pm 0.64
1pm 0.64
10pm 0.34
8am 0.34

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Charlotte to Newark 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 432
February 398
March 428
April 144
May 37
June 114
July 267
August 273
September 226
October 247
November 407
December 435

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Charlotte to Newark 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 9.9
Tuesday 8.69
Wednesday 8.87
Thursday 9.83
Friday 10.38
Saturday 8.23
Sunday 9.63

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
American 1
United 0
Spirit 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)
5pm 22 78 9 112
12pm 21 78 7 109
9am 16 76 6 99
11am 22 77 7 106
10am 17 81 7 105
2pm 24 78 6 107
8pm 17 76 7 102
5am 17 76 9 102
3pm 15 77 6 101
7pm 24 78 10 115
7am 22 76 9 109
6pm 22 77 6 106
6am 19 75 9 106
0am 13 69 6 90
4pm 21 77 7 106
1pm 19 77 7 104
10pm 16 74 6 97
8am 17 76 7 101
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.