Flight Arrival Time Statistics

The overall average flight arrival time across all flights.

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"On average, about 80% of flights arrive within 15 minutes of their scheduled time."

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Statistic 2

"In 2019, approximately 76.9% of flights arrived on time."

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"The best time for on-time flight departures in the US is between 6 am and 7 am (89.6% departed on time)."

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"The worst time for flight delays is evenings from 6 pm to 7 pm (only 76.9% on-time)."

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"As of November 2020, Hawaiian Airlines had the highest on-time performance of all US carriers with almost 89%."

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"In 2018, Ryanair had an on-time performance of 88.3%."

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"Only 75.6% of Southwest flights arrived on time in November 2019."

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"As of November 2020, 87.6% of Delta flights arrived on time, the highest of major US carriers."

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"In 2018, 81.9% of Air Canada's flights arrived on time."

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"In 2018, 78.7% of all flights of European airlines were on time."

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"About one in five flights in the US are delayed for a variety of reasons."

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"In 2019, the most punctual airline in the UK was Aer Lingus with an on-time performance of 84.3%."

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"In 2018, the average delay per flight operating in the EU was estimated at 17.6 minutes."

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"At the end of 2019, flights across all U.S. airlines arrived on time 79% of the time."

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