AA2542 - American Airlines (AAL2542) BOS to LAX, CHS to CLT, BUR to PHX, CLT to STT, PHX to IND, TYS to DFW, PHL to SJU, DFW to TYS, SJU to PHL (2023)

American Airlines AA2542 (AAL2542)
AA2542 / AAL2542
22. May 2023

On Time
This flight is scheduled, it will depart in 6 hours.

2h 31m
1,240km / 765mi

AA2542 - American Airlines (AAL2542) BOS to LAX, CHS to CLT, BUR to PHX, CLT to STT, PHX to IND, TYS to DFW, PHL to SJU, DFW to TYS, SJU to PHL (4)

Departure 18:24EDT
1min late

Arrival 19:54CDT

GATE: 12



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N109UW Airbus A320


150 seats
12 Business138 Economy

Jul 1999
23 years ago


1,240km 770mi

2 hours 32 min

29 Flights

9 Flights/week delayed
69% On-Time Performance

141 seats/Flight
17,375 seats/week




Our CO2 calculations are estimated based on real flight data from prior flights and provide an estimated carbon footprint for the entire flight, including takeoff, cruising, and landing. We take into account factors such as aircraft type, fuel efficiency, and distance traveled to provide the most accurate estimate possible. Our goal is to provide transparency and help travelers make more informed decisions about their environmental impact.

* CO2 calculations provided by CarbonCompute.com

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Depending on the requirements of airport authorities, you will need to present a mobile boarding pass, a paper boarding pass printed out by you or a paper boarding pass picked up from the check-in desk.

What time should I be at the airport for a 7am flight? ›

When you're traveling within the United States, we make the suggestion to arrive at the airport at least 2 hours prior to departure. For most airports, you must be checked in at least 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time (airports requiring additional time are listed below, Go to footer note).

What happens if you don t check-in 24 hours before your flight? ›

What happens in you don't check in for your flight? If you don't check in for your flight by the cut-off time, you may be denied boarding. The airline may bump you to the next available flight. If you are a no-show, you'll likely lose the value of your ticket.

What is the richest airline in the world? ›

By company revenue

Delta Air Lines is the largest by revenue, assets value and market capitalization. American Airlines Group is the largest by number of employees.

Which is oldest airline in the world? ›

KLM (Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij) is recognised as the oldest airline in the world that continues to serve in its original name, Established in October 1919; the airline took its first flight in May 1920 between London and Amsterdam.

Which is the best plane in the world? ›

The Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor is arguably the best fighter jet in the world.

What is the highest salary for flight attendant? ›


Who has the highest paid flight attendants? ›

Highest paying cities for Flight Attendants near United States
  • San Francisco, CA. $47,127 per year. 46 salaries reported.
  • Dallas-Fort Worth, TX. $44,125 per year. 5 salaries reported.
  • Chicago, IL. $43,980 per year. 180 salaries reported.
  • Philadelphia, PA. $43,626 per year. ...
  • Atlanta, GA. $43,276 per year. ...
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What is a realistic flight attendant salary? ›

Flight Attendant Salary
PercentileSalaryLast Updated
25th Percentile Flight Attendant Salary$70,734May 01, 2023
50th Percentile Flight Attendant Salary$83,161May 01, 2023
75th Percentile Flight Attendant Salary$98,846May 01, 2023
90th Percentile Flight Attendant Salary$113,126May 01, 2023
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How much does a ticket from New York to LA cost? ›

Cheap Flights from New York to Los Angeles (NYC-LAX)

Prices were available within the past 7 days and start at $97 for one-way flights and $191 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

How much is a private flight from New York to LA? ›

The cost to charter a private jet from New York to Los Angeles starts at around $34,000* for a one-way flight in a super midsize jet with seating for 8-9 passengers.

How much does it cost to fly private from New York to LA? ›

How Much Does it Cost to Charter a Private Jet from LA to NYC. The cost to charter a private jet from Los Angeles to New York starts at $32,000** for a one-way flight in a super midsize jet. Larger aircraft sizes such as long-range jets and VIP airliners also available.

What's the most efficient way to get from New York to LA? ›

How to Travel From New York to Los Angeles by Train, Bus, Car, and Plane
How to Get From New York City to Los Angeles
TimeBest For
Train2 days, 19 hoursSlow travel
Plane6 hoursArriving on a time crunch
Bus2 days, 20 hours, 30 minutesEco-conscious travel
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How much is a 7 day trip to New York? ›

The average price of a 7-day trip to New York is $2,057 for a solo traveler, $3,694 for a couple, and $6,926 for a family of 4. New York hotels range from $74 to $506 per night with an average of $196, while most vacation rentals will cost $250 to $610 per night for the entire home.

How much is an Amtrak ride from Los Angeles to New York? ›

Whether it is train tickets or first class train tickets going to New York from Los Angeles, we help you find what you're looking for based on how much of a budget you have.
Information on this train trip.
Daily Trains4
Earliest and Latest Train Departures5:55PM - 10:00PM
Minimum Price$397
Average Ticket Price$403
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Is it cheaper to go to LA or New York? ›

Which City Is More Affordable: Los Angeles or New York City? Both NYC and LA are among the most expensive cities in both the U.S. and the world. However, the average cost of living in LA is also 24-27% lower than that of NYC.

Is it cheaper to rent a private plane? ›

Cost savings: Renting a private jet is significantly more economical than buying your own plane. When you charter, you'll pay only for the flights you use, rather than for the entire purchase price of an aircraft that may spend much of its time sitting in the hangar.

Is it cheaper to fly private? ›

The full private jet experience is more likely to come at a premium price, but for many people and businesses, this can prove worthwhile. Wealthy business owners may find they make a better return on their time and money by flying privately than they would by flying a commercial airline.

What is the cheapest way to fly private? ›

What is the cheapest way to fly private? The cheapest way to fly private is to book semi-private flights using the "pay by the seat" model. With companies such as JSX, Tradewinds Aviation, and Surf Air, you can get a private jet-like experience for just a couple hundred dollars!

How much money do you need to fly private all the time? ›

Net Worth Needed To Fly Private

As for how much of a net worth you need to fly private, a minimum net worth of $25 million is suggested. $25 million can produce $680,000 a year in minimum annual income using a 2.7% rate of return.

How much do private flights usually cost? ›

Costs to charter a private jet vary according to a number of factors, ranging from the type of aircraft to the destination. But you can usually expect to pay anywhere from $2,000 to $11,000 or more per billable flight hour, according to Paramount Business Jets, a private jet charter service.

How much is it to fly private from New York to California? ›

Prices from New York to California vary depending on which aircraft you hire and the airports you fly in and out of. Taking a common route from Teterboro to Van Nuys in a light jet costs between $34,100 and $47,900, while the journey in a mid-size jet costs from $38,500 to $57,800.

How many days would it take to drive from Los Angeles to New York without stopping? ›

At a standard driving speed and with a few overnight stops, you should be able to make the full drive in about six to seven days.

How many hours would it take to drive from Los Angeles to New York without stopping? ›


A road trip from Los Angeles to New York is an undertaking as grand as the cities themselves - driving there non-stop would take you around 40 hours over the space of almost 4,500 kilometres.

Do you get jet lag from LA to NYC? ›

For example, if you fly from Los Angeles to New York and arrive at 8 p.m., your body might still operate as if it's in L.A. at 5 p.m. This jet lag can cause you to stay up later than you'd like, sleep at odd hours, or feel more tired than usual, among other symptoms. Sleep Guidebook.

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