The flight time from New York to Miami is 3 hours, 5 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 2 minutes early.
23 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 31 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MIA Miami, FL 12 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Frontier
84%
Delta
82%
American
81%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Reverse Journey

Miami to New York
2 hours, 52 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
3h 4m
American
3h 6m
Frontier
3h 10m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h3h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM01234

Flights Per Week

181

Distance

1096 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun01020

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
114
Delta
64
Frontier
3

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 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 23 minutes
In the Air 151 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Miami 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 Miami, Delta is 82% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 82% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Frontier 84% 14% 2%
Delta 82% 16% 2%
American 81% 15% 4%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Miami, 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)
Delta 25 150 5 184
American 22 152 8 186
Frontier 24 152 9 190

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 0.75
6am 1.97
7am 2.01
8am 2.62
9am 1.29
10am 0.23
11am 3.59
12pm 1.59
1pm 2.3
2pm 0.4
3pm 3.29
4pm 0.83
5pm 1.75
6pm 0.3
7pm 2.51
9pm 0.22
10pm 0.17

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Miami 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 852
February 746
March 838
April 796
May 813
June 762
July 791
August 803
September 606
October 772
November 788
December 860

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Miami 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 26.8
Tuesday 25.9
Wednesday 26.1
Thursday 26.1
Friday 26.4
Saturday 24
Sunday 26

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 114
Delta 64
Frontier 3

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)
5am 16 152 7 177
6am 19 152 9 183
7am 20 152 7 182
8am 23 151 8 186
9am 31 152 7 193
10am 29 150 5 187
11am 22 151 6 182
12pm 22 152 8 184
1pm 21 152 7 184
2pm 22 153 11 192
3pm 29 151 7 191
4pm 23 153 11 192
5pm 25 150 9 190
6pm 22 151 7 182
7pm 27 148 6 183
9pm 21 150 5 179
10pm 14 149 8 171
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.