The flight time from Orlando to New York is 2 hours, 30 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves MCO Orlando, FL 1 minute early.
15 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 5 minutes in the air
8 minutes taxiing in
Arrives JFK New York, NY 6 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Orlando to New York is 2 hours, 30 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 5 minutes.

The flight distance from Orlando to New York is 944 Miles.

Reverse Journey

New York to Orlando
2 hours, 45 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 29m
2h 29m
2h 32m
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



944 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)


Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Orlando from New York by plane?

The distance from Orlando to New York by plane is 944 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Orlando to New York?

The flight time from Orlando to New York is 2 hours, 30 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 5 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with American being the fastest taking 2 hours, 29 minutes, and Delta the slowest taking 2 hours, 32 minutes.

What airlines fly from Orlando to New York?

Delta, American, and JetBlue are the airlines with direct flights from Orlando to New York.

Does Southwest fly from Orlando to New York?

Southwest does not fly from Orlando (MCO) to New York (JFK). 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 Orlando 1 minute early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 125 minutes
Taxiing In 8 minutes
Arrives New York 6 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 Orlando to New York, American is 85% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 85% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 85% 13% 2%
Delta 80% 19% 1%
JetBlue 75% 24% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Orlando and New York, 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
American 16 123 8 149
JetBlue 15 125 8 149
Delta 15 126 10 152

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 0.98
5pm 0.7
12pm 0.61
9am 0.5
11am 1.03
10am 0.75
1pm 1.24
9pm 0.16
8am 0.39
2pm 0.22
8pm 0.99
7am 1.31
6pm 0.01
7pm 1.5
4pm 0.01
10pm 0.21
3pm 1.74

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Orlando to New York 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 370
February 366
March 441
April 415
May 408
June 373
July 421
August 425
September 331
October 341
November 302
December 362

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Orlando to New York 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 12.81
Tuesday 12.13
Wednesday 11.81
Thursday 12.67
Friday 12.69
Saturday 12.75
Sunday 12.73

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
JetBlue 1
Delta 1
American 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
6am 16 123 8 148
5pm 18 128 12 161
12pm 15 124 7 148
9am 15 122 7 145
11am 14 126 8 151
10am 14 125 7 146
1pm 15 125 8 150
9pm 13 124 8 147
8am 16 125 7 148
2pm 18 122 7 147
8pm 15 124 8 149
7am 15 123 8 147
6pm 16 122 7 148
7pm 15 128 10 154
4pm 16 124 8 154
10pm 13 120 7 141
3pm 15 128 10 155
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.