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UA242 United Airlines - Flight Status

Below, you can find details about United Airlines flight UA242, which currently operates between the airports of Chicago - O'Hare International Airport (Airport Code ORD) and Houston - George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Airport Code IAH).
This flight data pertains specifically to the flight's details for Tuesday, January 09, 2024.

UA242 On Time performance:
We have calculated the percentage of flights that arrived within 15 minutes of their scheduled time, or earlier, based on real flight data from the last 3 months. More about punctuality and delays

Flight Status

UA242 United Airlines from Chicago

We only provide flight information for yesterday, today and tomorrow. This flight is not scheduled for this interval of time.

Airline information

United Airlines
United Airlines


Chicago (ORD)
January 08, 2024


Houston (IAH)
January 09, 2024
George Bush Intercontinental Airport
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Codeshare Flights

This flight is shared with other airlines, this means that these other flights are the same:

- LH7836 - Lufthansa

- NZ6852 - Air New Zealand

- SK6756 - SAS Scandinavian Airlines

Additional Information

Which is the frequency of flight UA242?
The flight UA242 is currently not scheduled at Houston Airport (IAH).

Which is the distance of flight UA242?
The distance between the two airports is 1519 kilometers.

Which is the flight time of flight UA242?
The scheduled flight time gate to gate is: 02:59 hours.
The real flight time gate to gate on average is: 02:43 hours.

Are the departure airport and arrival airport at the same Time Zone?
Yes, both airports are in the same timezone.

Alternative Flights

The following airlines serves the same route between Chicago and Houston:

American Airlines
- Flight Number: AA1224. (On Time performance: 88 - Average Delay: 7 minutes)
- Flight Number: AA3813. (On Time performance: 79 - Average Delay: 11 minutes)
- Flight Number: AA3836. (On Time performance: 78 - Average Delay: 15 minutes)
- Flight Number: AA4084. (On Time performance: 76 - Average Delay: 11 minutes)

Spirit Airlines
- Flight Number: NK519. (On Time performance: 86 - Average Delay: 11 minutes)

United Airlines
- Flight Number: UA1732.
- Flight Number: UA1794. (On Time performance: 100 - Average Delay: 3 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA1813. (On Time performance: 94 - Average Delay: 6 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA1912. (On Time performance: 82 - Average Delay: 16 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA1914. (On Time performance: 73 - Average Delay: 13 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA1935. (On Time performance: 82 - Average Delay: 0 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA1943. (On Time performance: 91 - Average Delay: 6 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA1975. (On Time performance: 59 - Average Delay: 23 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA2048. (On Time performance: 65 - Average Delay: 34 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA2190. (On Time performance: 92 - Average Delay: 4 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA2341.
- Flight Number: UA2483. (On Time performance: 67 - Average Delay: 19 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA2665. (On Time performance: 75 - Average Delay: 15 minutes)
- Flight Number: UA761. (On Time performance: 86 - Average Delay: 10 minutes)

Punctuality and delays

We have gathered data from recent months and present below an analysis of how timely the flights have been.

In terms of On-Time Performance, by analyzing the flight data from the last three months, spanning from December 22, 2023 to January 09, 2024, we have obtained these figures.
Total number of flights: 17
On Time: 14 ( 82 % )
Moderate Delay: 0 ( 0 % )
Significant Delay: 2 ( 12 % )
Major Delay: 0 ( 0 % )
Canceled: 1 ( 6 % )
Diverted: 0 ( 0 % )

Average Delay: 9 minutes.
Delays analyzed by Week: It is not possible to calculate the On-Time Performance for this flight accurately by weekday due to insufficient or non-representative data, as doing so could lead to misleading conclusions
Delays analyzed by Month: We have gathered available data from last twelve closed months, spanning from December 22, 2023 to January 09, 2024. Next, you can observe the results broken down by month: number of flights analyzed, on-time performance per month, and average delay per month.

Last Past Flights UA242

No flights for UA242 were scheduled in the past month. The last flight took place on Tuesday, January 09, 2024