The flight time from Nashville to Newark is 2 hours, 9 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves BNA Nashville, TN 1 minute late.
15 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 43 minutes in the air
9 minutes taxiing in
Arrives EWR Newark, NJ on time.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

United
66%
Southwest
66%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Nashville to Newark is 2 hours, 9 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 43 minutes.

The flight distance from Nashville to Newark is 748 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Newark to Nashville
2 hours, 23 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Southwest
2h 3m
United
2h 12m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

54

Distance

748 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun02468

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

United
40
Southwest
13

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Nashville from Newark by plane?

The distance from Nashville to Newark by plane is 748 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Nashville to Newark?

The flight time from Nashville to Newark is 2 hours, 9 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 43 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Southwest being the fastest taking 2 hours, 3 minutes, and United the slowest taking 2 hours, 12 minutes.

What airlines fly from Nashville to Newark?

United and Southwest are the airlines with direct flights from Nashville to Newark.

Does Southwest fly from Nashville to Newark?

Yes! Southwest does fly from Nashville (BNA) to Newark (EWR). On average, they have 13 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 Nashville 1 minute late
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 103 minutes
Taxiing In 9 minutes
Arrives Newark on time

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 Nashville to Newark, Southwest is 66% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 66% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Southwest 66% 31% 3%
United 66% 30% 4%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Nashville 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)
Southwest 11 102 8 123
United 16 103 9 132

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
6pm 0.35
7pm 0.92
10am 0.88
5pm 0.89
1pm 0.85
11am 0.63
7am 0.61
8pm 0.26
9pm 0.03
4pm 0.01
12pm 0.28
6am 0.78
9am 0.38
8am 0.19
5am 0.06
2pm 0.39

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Nashville 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 202
February 193
March 228
April 253
May 262
June 253
July 263
August 264
September 256
October 290
November 196
December 195

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Nashville 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 8.27
Tuesday 8.25
Wednesday 8.15
Thursday 8.19
Friday 8.13
Saturday 6.46
Sunday 7.44

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
United 1
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)
6pm 14 103 10 129
7pm 15 104 10 132
10am 13 103 8 126
5pm 18 105 11 137
1pm 15 104 9 133
11am 17 104 9 131
7am 16 101 9 127
8pm 10 101 8 121
9pm 11 93 7 113
4pm 32 107 8 148
12pm 14 105 8 130
6am 15 101 9 128
9am 12 102 8 122
8am 17 104 8 128
5am 16 98 10 131
2pm 16 102 9 131
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.