The flight time from Cleveland to Orlando is 2 hours, 24 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves CLE Cleveland, OH 2 minutes early.
12 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 58 minutes in the air
11 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCO Orlando, FL 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

United
92%
Southwest
85%
Frontier
73%
Spirit
71%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Cleveland to Orlando is 2 hours, 24 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 58 minutes.

The flight distance from Cleveland to Orlando is 895 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Orlando to Cleveland
2 hours, 25 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
2h 18m
United
2h 20m
Spirit
2h 22m
Frontier
2h 29m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h2h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

39

Distance

895 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun02468

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Frontier
17
Spirit
11
United
8
Southwest
1

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Cleveland from Orlando by plane?

The distance from Cleveland to Orlando by plane is 895 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Cleveland to Orlando?

The flight time from Cleveland to Orlando is 2 hours, 24 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 58 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 2 hours, 18 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 2 hours, 29 minutes.

What airlines fly from Cleveland to Orlando?

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

Does Southwest fly from Cleveland to Orlando?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Orlando (MCO). On average, they have 1 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 Cleveland 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 12 minutes
In the Air 118 minutes
Taxiing In 11 minutes
Arrives Orlando 4 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 Cleveland to Orlando, Southwest is 85% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 85% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
United 92% 7% 1%
Southwest 85% 14% 1%
Frontier 73% 26% 1%
Spirit 71% 26% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Cleveland 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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Southwest 9 117 7 138
United 12 118 7 140
Spirit 12 117 11 142
Frontier 13 118 14 149

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
11am 0.21
7am 0.57
6pm 0.54
9pm 0.24
9am 0.35
4pm 0.38
10am 0.09
3pm 0.32
2pm 0.27
7pm 0.19
12pm 0.2
6am 0.36
10pm 0.02
8pm 0.08
5pm 0.13
1pm 0.26
8am 1.38

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Cleveland 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 192
February 122
March 165
April 162
May 165
June 175
July 188
August 181
September 145
October 167
November 204
December 203

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Cleveland 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 5.56
Tuesday 5.04
Wednesday 5.46
Thursday 5.54
Friday 5.15
Saturday 7.44
Sunday 5.6

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
Frontier 0
Spirit 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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
11am 13 119 12 142
7am 12 118 10 142
6pm 14 118 16 150
9pm 14 115 15 145
9am 13 118 12 147
4pm 12 121 13 147
10am 11 118 8 139
3pm 11 121 9 143
2pm 12 117 13 146
7pm 11 119 13 144
12pm 11 118 12 144
6am 16 120 14 154
10pm 14 113 20 152
8pm 11 120 10 144
5pm 11 116 10 138
1pm 12 119 12 148
8am 12 117 9 141
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.