The flight time from Miami to New York is 2 hours, 51 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves MIA Miami, FL 1 minute early.
17 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 25 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives LGA New York, NY 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 51m
2h 53m
2h 55m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Reverse Journey

3 hours, 6 minutes

Flights Per Week



1096 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


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 Miami 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 17 minutes
In the Air 145 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives New York 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 10 minutes. For example, from Miami to New York, American is 74% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 74% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 80% 19% 1%
American 74% 24% 2%
Frontier 68% 30% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Miami and New York, 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
American 17 145 6 171
Delta 17 145 8 173
Frontier 16 148 8 175

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
6am 1.07
7am 3.7
9am 1.89
10am 0.28
11am 1.78
12pm 1.33
1pm 1.94
2pm 2.62
3pm 1.87
4pm 1.38
5pm 2.87
6pm 0.65
7pm 2.94
8pm 2.39
9pm 1.16

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Miami to New York 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 815
February 804
March 884
April 863
May 887
June 857
July 864
August 859
September 836
October 799
November 817
December 924

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Miami to New York 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 28.3
Tuesday 28.8
Wednesday 29.1
Thursday 28.1
Friday 28.1
Saturday 25.6
Sunday 28.3

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 122
Delta 68
Frontier 7

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
6am 15 147 5 168
7am 18 144 8 171
9am 16 144 6 168
10am 15 146 5 169
11am 16 146 6 170
12pm 17 141 8 168
1pm 16 145 8 171
2pm 16 147 7 173
3pm 18 146 8 175
4pm 16 147 5 172
5pm 18 147 7 175
6pm 20 148 5 174
7pm 18 145 7 172
8pm 19 146 6 173
9pm 18 139 8 166
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.