The flight time from New York to Orlando is 2 hours, 45 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves JFK New York, NY 1 minute early.
21 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 13 minutes in the air
8 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCO Orlando, FL 10 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from New York to Orlando is 2 hours, 45 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 13 minutes.

The flight distance from New York to Orlando is 944 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Orlando to New York
2 hours, 30 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 44m
2h 47m
2h 57m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



944 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is New York from Orlando by plane?

The distance from New York to Orlando by plane is 944 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from New York to Orlando?

The flight time from New York to Orlando is 2 hours, 45 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 13 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with JetBlue being the fastest taking 2 hours, 44 minutes, and American the slowest taking 2 hours, 57 minutes.

What airlines fly from New York to Orlando?

JetBlue, American, and Delta are the airlines with direct flights from New York to Orlando.

Does Southwest fly from New York to Orlando?

Southwest does not fly from New York (JFK) to Orlando (MCO). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

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 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 21 minutes
In the Air 133 minutes
Taxiing In 8 minutes
Arrives Orlando 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 20 minutes. For example, from New York to Orlando, American is 79% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 79% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 82% 17% 1%
American 79% 19% 2%
JetBlue 79% 20% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Orlando, 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
JetBlue 20 133 9 164
Delta 23 133 7 167
American 26 139 10 177

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
8am 1.08
1pm 0.87
5pm 0.6
8pm 0.28
10am 0.35
7am 0.4
4pm 0.84
11am 1.42
2pm 0.45
5am 0.3
9am 0.78
7pm 1.13
6pm 0.27
6am 0.91
9pm 0.8
3pm 1.43
10pm 0.27
11pm 0
12pm 0.19

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Orlando 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 370
February 367
March 445
April 418
May 406
June 374
July 420
August 422
September 335
October 342
November 302
December 361

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Orlando 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 13.06
Tuesday 12.04
Wednesday 11.79
Thursday 12.67
Friday 12.75
Saturday 12.75
Sunday 12.67

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
JetBlue 1
Delta 1
American 0

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
8am 22 134 7 165
1pm 23 134 8 167
5pm 20 136 9 166
8pm 24 135 9 171
10am 16 135 10 162
7am 20 131 10 162
4pm 20 137 9 169
11am 21 133 7 164
2pm 24 136 10 173
5am 14 131 8 153
9am 19 134 9 164
7pm 27 132 8 167
6pm 24 131 9 167
6am 17 132 9 159
9pm 24 130 6 163
3pm 25 135 9 171
10pm 21 130 6 158
11pm 28 129 3 160
12pm 18 129 9 159
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.