The flight time from New York to Indianapolis is 2 hours, 18 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 4 minutes early.
25 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 44 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives IND Indianapolis, IN 12 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta Connection
American Eagle

Reverse Journey

Indianapolis to New York
2 hours

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta Connection
2h 17m
American Eagle
2h 17m
2h 19m
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 ?


Flights Per Week



660 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta Connection
American Eagle

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 4 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 25 minutes
In the Air 104 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Indianapolis 12 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 Indianapolis, Delta Connection is 84% reliable, which means that Delta Connection flights are on time 84% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta Connection 84% 11% 5%
American Eagle 80% 13% 7%
Republic 80% 15% 5%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Indianapolis, 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 Connection 28 103 5 137
American Eagle 23 102 8 137
Republic 24 105 7 139

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 0.33
9am 0.5
11am 0.47
1pm 0.33
2pm 0.35
3pm 0.61
5pm 0.34
7pm 0.47
8pm 0.2

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Indianapolis 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 247
February 246
March 246
April 295
May 312
June 5
July 0
August 0
September 0
October 0
November 0
December 1

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Indianapolis 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 4
Tuesday 4.2
Wednesday 3.9
Thursday 4.2
Friday 3.8
Saturday 2.4
Sunday 3.5

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
Republic 17
Delta Connection 7
American Eagle 2

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 31 104 5 141
9am 24 103 7 137
11am 26 104 6 140
1pm 25 103 5 134
2pm 22 106 8 140
3pm 29 105 6 142
5pm 22 105 6 135
7pm 24 102 6 135
8pm 23 106 8 141
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.