The flight time from Newark to Cleveland is 1 hour, 36 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves EWR Newark, NJ 3 minutes early.
20 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 8 minutes in the air
6 minutes taxiing in
Arrives CLE Cleveland, OH 9 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Spirit
87%
United
76%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Newark to Cleveland is 1 hour, 36 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 8 minutes.

The flight distance from Newark to Cleveland is 404 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Cleveland to Newark
1 hour, 29 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Spirit
1h 27m
United
1h 36m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

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

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

27

Distance

404 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun012345

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

United
26
Spirit
1

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Newark from Cleveland by plane?

The distance from Newark to Cleveland by plane is 404 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Newark to Cleveland?

The flight time from Newark to Cleveland is 1 hour, 36 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 8 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Spirit being the fastest taking 1 hour, 27 minutes, and United the slowest taking 1 hour, 36 minutes.

What airlines fly from Newark to Cleveland?

Spirit and United are the airlines with direct flights from Newark to Cleveland.

Does Southwest fly from Newark to Cleveland?

Southwest does not fly from Newark (EWR) to Cleveland (CLE). 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 Newark 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 20 minutes
In the Air 68 minutes
Taxiing In 6 minutes
Arrives Cleveland 9 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 Newark to Cleveland, Spirit is 87% reliable, which means that Spirit flights are on time 87% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Spirit 87% 11% 2%
United 76% 18% 6%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Newark and Cleveland, 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)
Spirit 12 63 10 87
United 20 68 6 96

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 0.46
7pm 0.13
12pm 0.2
6am 0.1
6pm 0.93
1pm 0.04
10am 0.04
9am 0.12
4pm 0.37
11am 0.1
3pm 0.38
9pm 0.16
2pm 0.21
5pm 0.22
7am 0.07
8pm 0.21

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Newark to Cleveland 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 200
February 175
March 203
April 29
May 12
June 40
July 143
August 104
September 53
October 80
November 197
December 210

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Newark to Cleveland 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 4.21
Tuesday 3.92
Wednesday 4.06
Thursday 4.17
Friday 4.1
Saturday 3.23
Sunday 4.12

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
United 1
Spirit 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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
8am 23 67 6 98
7pm 28 69 7 107
12pm 18 72 7 97
6am 20 71 8 100
6pm 17 66 6 92
1pm 15 69 6 90
10am 12 60 5 79
9am 35 70 6 111
4pm 18 68 6 93
11am 14 61 6 82
3pm 20 68 6 96
9pm 20 69 6 96
2pm 16 67 6 90
5pm 22 69 7 100
7am 23 71 6 101
8pm 22 70 7 100
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.