The flight time from New York to Birmingham is 2 hours, 33 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 1 minute early.
26 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 1 minute in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives BHM Birmingham, AL 3 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

ExpressJet
64%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Time By Airline ?

ExpressJet
2h 33m
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)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Reverse Journey

2 hours, 21 minutes

Flights Per Week

10

Distance

866 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND01020304050

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

ExpressJet
10

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 New York 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 26 minutes
In the Air 121 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives Birmingham 3 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 New York to Birmingham, ExpressJet is 64% reliable, which means that ExpressJet flights are on time 64% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
ExpressJet 64% 29% 7%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Birmingham, 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)
ExpressJet 26 121 4 153

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
2pm 0.62
8pm 0.43
9pm 0.26

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Birmingham 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 37
February 42
March 53
April 40
May 49
June 43
July 39
August 45
September 41
October 42
November 41
December 34

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Birmingham 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 1.6
Tuesday 1.4
Wednesday 1.5
Thursday 1.8
Friday 1.8
Saturday 0
Sunday 1.6

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
ExpressJet 10

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)
2pm 27 122 4 154
8pm 24 119 4 150
9pm 23 119 4 149
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.