The flight time from Orlando to Newark is 2 hours, 37 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves MCO Orlando, FL 1 minute early.
18 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 6 minutes in the air
9 minutes taxiing in
Arrives EWR Newark, NJ 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?


Flight Summary

The flight time from Orlando to Newark is 2 hours, 37 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 6 minutes.

The flight distance from Orlando to Newark is 937 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Newark to Orlando
2 hours, 46 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

2h 36m
2h 37m
2h 38m
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 Orlando from Newark by plane?

The distance from Orlando to Newark 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 Orlando to Newark?

The flight time from Orlando to Newark is 2 hours, 37 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 6 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with United being the fastest taking 2 hours, 36 minutes, and JetBlue the slowest taking 2 hours, 38 minutes.

What airlines fly from Orlando to Newark?

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

Does Southwest fly from Orlando to Newark?

Southwest does not fly from Orlando (MCO) to Newark (EWR). 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 18 minutes
In the Air 126 minutes
Taxiing In 9 minutes
Arrives Newark 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 Orlando to Newark, Spirit is 72% reliable, which means that Spirit flights are on time 72% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
United 79% 19% 2%
Spirit 72% 26% 2%
JetBlue 68% 30% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Orlando and Newark, 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 18 126 9 156
Spirit 19 127 9 157
JetBlue 20 126 9 158

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
9pm 0.77
10pm 0.01
9am 2.54
10am 1.14
5am 0.04
8am 0.87
7am 1.85
8pm 1.05
11am 2.06
12pm 0.68
6am 1.87
4pm 0.32
1pm 1.16
6pm 0.86
2pm 0.69
7pm 1.07
3pm 1.07
5pm 1.41

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Orlando to Newark 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 615
February 584
March 660
April 645
May 624
June 536
July 554
August 581
September 529
October 574
November 646
December 706

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Orlando to Newark 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 20.19
Tuesday 19.4
Wednesday 19.71
Thursday 19.96
Friday 19.92
Saturday 19.79
Sunday 20.52

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
9pm 18 124 8 152
10pm 20 116 11 148
9am 18 125 8 153
10am 18 126 8 154
5am 16 124 10 148
8am 17 124 9 154
7am 19 125 9 156
8pm 19 125 9 156
11am 20 128 9 159
12pm 19 127 9 158
6am 17 125 10 154
4pm 20 128 10 163
1pm 18 128 9 157
6pm 19 128 11 161
2pm 19 127 9 160
7pm 19 126 10 158
3pm 19 129 11 162
5pm 19 129 11 162
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.