The flight time from New York to Tampa is 2 hours, 51 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves LGA New York, NY 2 minutes early.
23 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 22 minutes in the air
4 minutes taxiing in
Arrives TPA Tampa, FL 10 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta
82%
JetBlue
76%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Time By Airline ?

JetBlue
2h 49m
Delta
2h 52m
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)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0123

Reverse Journey

2 hours, 35 minutes

Flights Per Week

87

Distance

1010 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND0100200300400

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0510

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta
51
JetBlue
36

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 142 minutes
Taxiing In 4 minutes
Arrives Tampa 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 Tampa, JetBlue is 76% reliable, which means that JetBlue flights are on time 76% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 82% 17% 1%
JetBlue 76% 22% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York and Tampa, 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)
JetBlue 21 142 5 169
Delta 25 142 3 172

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 0.38
7am 1.44
8am 2.13
10am 0.13
11am 1.5
12pm 0.25
1pm 0.19
2pm 0.59
3pm 1.58
4pm 0.15
5pm 0.61
6pm 0.64
7pm 1.9
8pm 0.1
9pm 0.81

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Tampa 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 365
February 382
March 447
April 401
May 393
June 382
July 381
August 375
September 326
October 307
November 342
December 439

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York to Tampa 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 12.9
Tuesday 12.9
Wednesday 13
Thursday 12.9
Friday 12.2
Saturday 11.1
Sunday 12.3

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 51
JetBlue 36

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 17 140 5 162
7am 19 140 4 165
8am 23 142 3 171
10am 31 149 3 185
11am 23 141 3 169
12pm 17 147 4 170
1pm 19 143 4 166
2pm 21 143 4 170
3pm 27 144 3 176
4pm 20 146 3 169
5pm 25 141 5 173
6pm 26 144 3 176
7pm 25 141 4 173
8pm 27 146 3 179
9pm 24 140 5 169
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.