The flight time from Newark to Orlando is 2 hours, 41 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves EWR Newark, NJ on time.
18 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 11 minutes in the air
9 minutes taxiing in
Arrives MCO Orlando, FL 3 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Newark to Orlando is 2 hours, 41 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 11 minutes.

The flight distance from Newark to Orlando is 937 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Orlando to Newark
2 hours, 34 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 39m
2h 41m
2h 41m
2h 45m
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, 41 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 11 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with Spirit being the fastest taking 2 hours, 39 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 2 hours, 45 minutes.

What airlines fly from Newark to Orlando?

Frontier, 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 on time
Taxi Out Time 18 minutes
In the Air 131 minutes
Taxiing In 9 minutes
Arrives Orlando 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 Orlando, Frontier is 65% reliable, which means that Frontier flights are on time 65% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Spirit 78% 17% 5%
United 77% 19% 4%
JetBlue 66% 31% 3%
Frontier 65% 32% 3%

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
Spirit 14 130 12 159
United 19 132 8 161
JetBlue 19 130 9 161
Frontier 16 130 14 165

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 1.62
1pm 1.82
6am 1.68
8am 1.26
5am 0.25
12pm 1.22
3pm 1.18
7pm 0.76
8pm 0.59
10pm 0.27
7am 1.11
6pm 0.81
9pm 0.33
11am 1
5pm 0.67
2pm 0.49
10am 0.92
11pm 0
4pm 0.73

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 625
February 334
March 443
April 445
May 456
June 476
July 567
August 607
September 513
October 597
November 628
December 641

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 18.27
Tuesday 17.33
Wednesday 16.58
Thursday 17.27
Friday 17.81
Saturday 17.1
Sunday 17.42

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
JetBlue 1
Spirit 0
Frontier 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
9am 20 131 9 162
1pm 15 132 10 159
6am 17 130 11 159
8am 23 130 8 163
5am 14 126 12 154
12pm 16 132 10 161
3pm 19 132 10 162
7pm 21 128 10 163
8pm 18 132 9 162
10pm 17 123 11 157
7am 17 130 9 159
6pm 20 130 8 161
9pm 19 128 9 160
11am 16 132 10 161
5pm 17 134 10 165
2pm 15 135 10 162
10am 20 131 8 162
11pm 17 130 5 152
4pm 18 132 9 161
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.