The flight time from New York to Philadelphia is 1 hour, 5 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves JFK New York, NY 4 minutes early.
22 minutes taxiing out
34 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives PHL Philadelphia, PA 11 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
84%
Delta
76%
Delta Connection
76%
American Eagle
71%
American Eagle
66%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Reverse Journey

Philadelphia to New York
1 hour, 2 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Delta Connection
58m
American
1h
American Eagle
1h 5m
American Eagle
1h 7m
Delta
1h 12m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 15m 30m 45m1h1h 15m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

25

Distance

94 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun01234

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
8
American Eagle
8
Delta
6
Delta Connection
1
American Eagle
1

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 4 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 22 minutes
In the Air 34 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, Delta Connection is 76% reliable, which means that Delta Connection flights are on time 76% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 84% 14% 2%
Delta Connection 76% 16% 8%
Delta 76% 23% 1%
American Eagle 71% 18% 11%
American Eagle 66% 31% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Philadelphia, 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 Connection 22 28 5 58
American 17 36 6 60
American Eagle 21 33 9 65
American Eagle 22 36 6 67
Delta 30 33 6 72

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 1.08
8am 0.32
10am 0.17
1pm 0.23
2pm 0.45
3pm 0.61
4pm 0.18
5pm 0.14
9pm 0.14

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Philadelphia 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 95
February 94
March 73
April 301
May 336
June 59
July 62
August 62
September 52
October 57
November 57
December 63

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Philadelphia 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 3.3
Tuesday 3.7
Wednesday 3.4
Thursday 3.7
Friday 3.5
Saturday 3.9
Sunday 3.7

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
American 8
American Eagle 8
Delta 6
Delta Connection 1
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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
6am 17 36 6 60
8am 22 37 8 67
10am 19 32 9 61
1pm 18 35 9 65
2pm 27 30 7 67
3pm 28 34 7 71
4pm 35 37 6 79
5pm 27 28 11 70
9pm 19 27 5 54
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.