The flight time from Newark to Orlando is 2 hours, 46 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves EWR Newark, NJ 1 minute early.
20 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 13 minutes in the air
9 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCO Orlando, FL 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Newark to Orlando is 2 hours, 46 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 13 minutes.

The flight distance from Newark to Orlando is 937 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Orlando to Newark
2 hours, 37 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 45m
2h 47m
2h 47m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h2h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



937 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Newark from Orlando by plane?

The distance from Newark to Orlando by plane is 937 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 Orlando?

The flight time from Newark to Orlando is 2 hours, 46 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 13 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with United being the fastest taking 2 hours, 45 minutes, and Spirit the slowest taking 2 hours, 47 minutes.

What airlines fly from Newark to Orlando?

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

Does Southwest fly from Newark to Orlando?

Southwest does not fly from Newark (EWR) 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 Newark 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 20 minutes
In the Air 133 minutes
Taxiing In 9 minutes
Arrives Orlando 4 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 Orlando, Spirit is 76% reliable, which means that Spirit flights are on time 76% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Spirit 76% 22% 2%
JetBlue 75% 23% 2%
United 74% 24% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Newark 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
United 22 132 8 165
Spirit 15 133 14 167
JetBlue 21 133 11 167

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
9am 1.78
1pm 1.47
6am 1.27
8am 0.56
5am 0.75
12pm 0.41
3pm 1.36
7pm 0.59
8pm 0.7
10pm 0.26
7am 1.97
6pm 0.9
9pm 0.87
11am 1.13
5pm 1.25
2pm 1.32
10am 1.17
4pm 1.59

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Newark 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 616
February 585
March 652
April 644
May 619
June 531
July 551
August 579
September 523
October 576
November 646
December 705

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Newark 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 20.02
Tuesday 19.48
Wednesday 19.54
Thursday 19.67
Friday 19.92
Saturday 19.73
Sunday 20.62

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 1
JetBlue 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
In the Air
Taxi In
9am 23 133 9 167
1pm 18 134 9 164
6am 18 133 11 165
8am 25 133 9 169
5am 14 129 11 157
12pm 15 134 11 163
3pm 21 134 10 168
7pm 23 131 9 166
8pm 23 133 8 166
10pm 15 132 8 157
7am 21 132 10 165
6pm 25 132 8 168
9pm 21 132 9 163
11am 18 133 9 165
5pm 24 133 9 169
2pm 19 134 9 166
10am 20 133 9 164
4pm 21 134 10 169
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.