The flight time from Newark to Miami is 3 hours, 2 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves EWR Newark, NJ on time.
21 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 31 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MIA Miami, FL 3 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Newark to Miami is 3 hours, 2 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 31 minutes.

The flight distance from Newark to Miami is 1085 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Miami to Newark
2 hours, 58 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 59m
2h 59m
3h 3m
3h 3m
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



1085 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Newark from Miami by plane?

The distance from Newark to Miami by plane is 1085 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 Miami?

The flight time from Newark to Miami is 3 hours, 2 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 31 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Spirit being the fastest taking 2 hours, 59 minutes, and United the slowest taking 3 hours, 3 minutes.

What airlines fly from Newark to Miami?

Spirit, JetBlue, American, and United are the airlines with direct flights from Newark to Miami.

Does Southwest fly from Newark to Miami?

Southwest does not fly from Newark (EWR) to Miami (MIA). 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 on time
Taxi Out Time 21 minutes
In the Air 151 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Miami 3 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 Miami, American is 77% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 77% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
JetBlue 82% 17% 1%
American 77% 21% 2%
Spirit 73% 24% 3%
United 72% 26% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Newark and Miami, 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 20 151 6 179
Spirit 18 152 7 179
American 22 152 7 183
United 22 151 7 183

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
3pm 0.46
5am 0.98
7am 1.61
10am 0.62
8pm 0.64
4pm 0.53
7pm 1.17
12pm 0.95
2pm 0.48
5pm 0.29
8am 1.03
1pm 0.44
9am 0.49
6am 0.62
9pm 0.11
6pm 1.22
11am 0.82

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Newark to Miami 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 448
February 406
March 459
April 447
May 437
June 289
July 294
August 301
September 322
October 378
November 414
December 454

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Newark to Miami 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 12.44
Tuesday 12.83
Wednesday 12.73
Thursday 12.81
Friday 12.83
Saturday 12.62
Sunday 13.15

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
American 1
Spirit 0
JetBlue 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
3pm 19 152 7 183
5am 20 150 7 177
7am 21 150 6 180
10am 22 152 7 183
8pm 24 150 7 183
4pm 20 154 7 186
7pm 21 150 7 181
12pm 19 152 7 181
2pm 20 154 8 187
5pm 24 152 8 186
8am 24 152 8 186
1pm 15 153 7 179
9am 25 152 8 188
6am 19 151 6 178
9pm 20 147 7 176
6pm 25 152 8 188
11am 20 152 6 181
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.