The flight time from Phoenix to Yuma is 53 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves PHX Phoenix, AZ 5 minutes early.
18 minutes taxiing out
31 minutes in the air
3 minutes taxiing in
Arrives YUM Yuma, AZ 5 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
89%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Phoenix to Yuma is 53 minutes. The time spent in the air is 31 minutes.

The flight distance from Phoenix to Yuma is 160 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Yuma to Phoenix
53 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

American
53m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 15m 30m 45m1h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

30

Distance

160 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND050100150

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun012345

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
30

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Phoenix from Yuma by plane?

The distance from Phoenix to Yuma by plane is 160 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Yuma?

The flight time from Phoenix to Yuma is 53 minutes. The time spent in the air is 31 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Phoenix to Yuma?

American is the only airline with direct flights from Phoenix to Yuma.

Does Southwest fly from Phoenix to Yuma?

Southwest does not fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Yuma (YUM). 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 Phoenix 5 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 18 minutes
In the Air 31 minutes
Taxiing In 3 minutes
Arrives Yuma 5 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 Phoenix to Yuma, American is 89% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 89% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 89% 11% 0%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Phoenix and Yuma, 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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
American 18 31 3 53

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 0.15
1pm 0.01
3pm 0.63
8am 0.29
9am 0.18
7pm 0.7
11pm 0.12
8pm 0.03
5pm 0.09
10am 0.27
10pm 0.67
6pm 0.24
4pm 0.34
12pm 0.36
7am 0.14
11am 0.12

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix to Yuma 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 115
February 108
March 124
April 149
May 158
June 126
July 120
August 115
September 134
October 150
November 142
December 146

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Phoenix to Yuma 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 4.52
Tuesday 4.27
Wednesday 4.38
Thursday 4.48
Friday 4.48
Saturday 3.87
Sunday 4.52

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
American 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
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
9pm 15 30 3 48
1pm 20 32 4 57
3pm 17 30 4 52
8am 22 34 3 60
9am 28 34 3 66
7pm 18 30 3 53
11pm 15 30 3 48
8pm 20 32 3 56
5pm 15 30 3 48
10am 21 33 4 58
10pm 15 29 3 48
6pm 17 30 3 52
4pm 17 32 3 53
12pm 18 30 4 53
7am 20 33 3 57
11am 16 33 4 52
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.