The flight time from Los Angeles to Orlando is 4 hours, 45 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LAX Los Angeles, CA 1 minute early.
19 minutes taxiing out
4 hours, 16 minutes in the air
8 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCO Orlando, FL 5 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Virgin America

Reverse Journey

Orlando to Los Angeles
5 hours, 22 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

4h 40m
4h 40m
4h 42m
4h 46m
4h 47m
Virgin America
4h 50m
4h 51m
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



2218 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Virgin America

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 Los Angeles 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 19 minutes
In the Air 256 minutes
Taxiing In 8 minutes
Arrives Orlando 5 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 10 minutes. For example, from Los Angeles to Orlando, JetBlue is 73% reliable, which means that JetBlue flights are on time 73% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
United 92% 7% 1%
Delta 87% 12% 1%
American 87% 12% 1%
Virgin America 85% 14% 1%
Alaska 84% 16% 0%
JetBlue 73% 25% 2%
Frontier 67% 31% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Los Angeles 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
Delta 17 253 8 280
JetBlue 17 256 6 280
United 19 256 6 282
Alaska 20 256 9 286
Frontier 20 252 11 287
Virgin America 18 262 9 290
American 21 259 7 291

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
8am 0.4
9am 0.41
10am 2.48
11am 1.05
2pm 0.53
3pm 0.59
4pm 0.1
9pm 1.47
10pm 1.53
11pm 0.95

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles 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 319
February 275
March 332
April 307
May 333
June 296
July 303
August 301
September 224
October 263
November 247
December 310

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Los Angeles 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 9.7
Tuesday 9.4
Wednesday 9.6
Thursday 10
Friday 9.9
Saturday 9.4
Sunday 9.6

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
American 20
Delta 19
United 9
JetBlue 7
Frontier 6
Virgin America 6
Alaska 1

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
8am 26 258 7 293
9am 16 267 8 294
10am 21 259 8 290
11am 21 255 9 286
2pm 15 249 9 277
3pm 17 265 8 291
4pm 17 246 9 277
9pm 20 256 7 287
10pm 17 249 8 276
11pm 17 255 6 281
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.