The flight time from New York to Memphis is 3 hours, 1 minute. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 2.5 minutes early.
31 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 28 minutes in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MEM Memphis, TN 15.5 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Time By Airline ?

3h 1m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Reverse Journey

2 hours, 25 minutes

Flights Per Week



963 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 2.5 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 31 minutes
In the Air 148 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives Memphis 15.5 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 Memphis, ExpressJet is 69% reliable, which means that ExpressJet flights are on time 69% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
ExpressJet 69% 24% 7%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Memphis, 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
ExpressJet 31 148 4 181

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Memphis 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 25
March 0
April 0
May 0
June 0
July 0
August 2
September 0
October 0
November 1

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Memphis 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 0.2
Tuesday 0.2
Wednesday 0.2
Thursday 0.2
Friday 0.2
Saturday 0.1
Sunday 0.1

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 1
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.