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

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 2 minutes early.
23 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 30 minutes in the air
5 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MSP Minneapolis, MN 12 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
84%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Reverse Journey

Minneapolis to New York
2 hours, 35 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta
3h 2m
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)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

70

Distance

1020 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND0100200300

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0246810

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
69

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 150 minutes
Taxiing In 5 minutes
Arrives Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis, Delta is 84% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 84% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 84% 15% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Minneapolis, 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 23 150 5 182

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
6am 0.91
7am 0.65
8am 1.22
10am 0.79
11am 1.58
2pm 0.91
4pm 1.78
6pm 1.81

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Minneapolis 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 274
February 250
March 285
April 270
May 309
June 307
July 320
August 328
September 311
October 344
November 312
December 307

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Minneapolis 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 10.4
Tuesday 10.5
Wednesday 10.5
Thursday 10.5
Friday 10.6
Saturday 7.5
Sunday 9.6

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
Delta 69

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)
6am 17 151 5 174
7am 23 154 5 185
8am 24 148 5 177
10am 30 148 4 185
11am 22 148 4 179
2pm 20 150 5 176
4pm 25 153 5 186
6pm 30 151 5 188
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.