Here are the government’s rankings of the leading airlines and their on-time performance for November.

Rank Airline On-Time Percent
1 Hawaiian Airlines 93.9 percent
2 Delta Air Lines 89.5 percent
3 Alaska Airlines 85.5 percent
4 United Airlines 83.9 percent
5 American Airlines 83.7 percent
6 Virgin America 83.5 percent
7 Southwest Airlines 83.3 percent
8 JetBlue Airways 83.0 percent
9 Envoy Air 81.9 percent
10 SkyWest 81.1 percent
11 ExpressJet 80.8 percent
12 Spirit Airlines 75.3 percent
13 Frontier Airlines 74.0 percent

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation

The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives within 14 minutes of schedule.

Total for all reporting airlines: 83.7 percent

American Airlines and US Airways were previously reported separately. Envoy Air is owned by American Airlines Group Inc. The report does not cover smaller airlines including Allegiant Air and many regional carriers.


Photo Credit: Hawaiian Air has the top spot for on-time ratings in the U.S. once again. Hawaiian Airlines