The flight time from New York to Charlotte is 1 hour, 59 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves JFK New York, NY 3 minutes early.
21 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 26 minutes in the air
8 minutes taxiing in
Arrives CLT Charlotte, NC 9 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Time By Airline ?

1h 55m
1h 58m
2h 7m
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 ?


Reverse Journey

1 hour, 49 minutes

Flights Per Week



541 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 New York 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 21 minutes
In the Air 86 minutes
Taxiing In 8 minutes
Arrives Charlotte 9 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 Charlotte, JetBlue is 77% reliable, which means that JetBlue flights are on time 77% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 85% 13% 2%
JetBlue 77% 19% 4%
ExpressJet 66% 28% 6%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Charlotte, 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
JetBlue 21 85 7 115
American 20 86 8 118
ExpressJet 28 86 9 127

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
5am 0.13
6am 2.19
7am 1.44
8am 2.69
9am 0.47
10am 1.11
11am 1.2
12pm 1.5
1pm 0.93
2pm 1.03
3pm 0.97
4pm 0.98
5pm 2.39
6pm 1.35
7pm 0.58

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Charlotte 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 562
February 516
March 592
April 596
May 621
June 609
July 585
August 612
September 547
October 567
November 545
December 563

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Charlotte 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 19.7
Tuesday 18.7
Wednesday 19.8
Thursday 20.3
Friday 20.2
Saturday 16.4
Sunday 17.9

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 102
ExpressJet 18
JetBlue 13

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
5am 16 81 5 104
6am 18 88 7 115
7am 20 86 9 119
8am 21 88 7 119
9am 26 86 9 123
10am 26 87 7 124
11am 25 85 8 121
12pm 18 85 8 115
1pm 22 85 9 120
2pm 19 85 11 119
3pm 21 85 8 119
4pm 28 85 8 122
5pm 26 87 7 122
6pm 26 84 7 120
7pm 27 85 7 123
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.