The flight time from New York to Miami is 3 hours, 6 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 2 minutes early.
23 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 32 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MIA Miami, FL 10 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Time By Airline ?

3h 5m
3h 6m
3h 10m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Reverse Journey

2 hours, 51 minutes

Flights Per Week



1096 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 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 23 minutes
In the Air 152 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Miami 10 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 83% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 83% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 83% 16% 1%
American 81% 17% 2%
Frontier 81% 17% 2%

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
In the Air
Taxiing In
Delta 25 151 5 185
American 21 152 8 186
Frontier 28 152 7 190

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 1.96
6am 1.81
7am 1.16
8am 2.87
9am 1.95
10am 0.61
11am 3.76
12pm 1.25
1pm 2.36
2pm 0.69
3pm 3.05
4pm 0.52
5pm 2.22
6pm 0.57
7pm 1.74
8pm 0.67
9pm 0.76

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 816
February 808
March 881
April 861
May 876
June 858
July 866
August 861
September 828
October 799
November 816
December 923

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 28.7
Tuesday 28.8
Wednesday 28.8
Thursday 28.2
Friday 28.4
Saturday 25.3
Sunday 27.8

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 121
Delta 68
Frontier 7

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 16 152 7 176
6am 19 152 10 185
7am 22 152 6 183
8am 25 152 7 187
9am 28 150 6 187
10am 30 154 7 194
11am 21 151 6 182
12pm 23 152 7 186
1pm 21 153 7 184
2pm 24 153 6 188
3pm 28 154 8 195
4pm 24 156 8 194
5pm 25 153 12 199
6pm 27 147 6 183
7pm 25 148 5 181
8pm 21 153 6 181
9pm 21 148 5 177
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.