The flight time from New York to Nashville is 2 hours, 27.5 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 3 minutes early.
23 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 56 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives BNA Nashville, TN 11 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta Connection
American Eagle
American Eagle

Reverse Journey

Nashville to New York
2 hours, 10 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 19m
Delta Connection
2h 30m
2h 30m
American Eagle
2h 30m
2h 31m
American Eagle
2h 32m
2h 33m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h2h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



764 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta Connection
American Eagle
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 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 23 minutes
In the Air 116 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Nashville 11 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 Nashville, Southwest is 83% reliable, which means that Southwest flights are on time 83% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Southwest 83% 14% 3%
Republic 82% 12% 6%
Delta Connection 80% 14% 6%
SkyWest 78% 20% 2%
American Eagle 76% 13% 11%
American Eagle 76% 19% 5%
ExpressJet 70% 27% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Nashville, 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
Southwest 18 113 5 139
Delta Connection 27 114 7 150
SkyWest 26 116 7 150
American Eagle 20 124 5 150
ExpressJet 28 113 7 151
American Eagle 24 118 6 152
Republic 23 119 7 153

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 0.34
7am 1.09
8am 0.64
10am 0.15
11am 1.4
12pm 0.29
1pm 0.64
2pm 0.38
3pm 0.15
4pm 1.62
6pm 0.71
7pm 0.26
8pm 0.24
9pm 0.2

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Nashville 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 423
February 417
March 436
April 466
May 491
June 102
July 91
August 104
September 113
October 147
November 109
December 98

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Nashville 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 9
Tuesday 9
Wednesday 8.5
Thursday 9.1
Friday 8.7
Saturday 5.6
Sunday 7.7

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
Southwest 20
Republic 12
Delta Connection 11
American Eagle 8
ExpressJet 4
SkyWest 2
American Eagle 1

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
6am 18 115 7 142
7am 16 114 5 138
8am 28 113 7 151
10am 30 115 6 155
11am 23 115 5 146
12pm 23 119 7 152
1pm 23 115 7 146
2pm 20 119 6 148
3pm 23 124 7 156
4pm 24 116 6 148
6pm 27 116 7 151
7pm 24 121 7 154
8pm 25 115 6 149
9pm 20 118 7 150
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.