How Fast Do Hummingbirds Fly?

Hummingbirds can fly as fast as 60 miles per hour during courtship displays, but their average flying speed is closer to 30 miles per hour. Learn more about the flying patterns of hummingbirds with information from a national wildlife steward in this free video on bird life.

About the Author

Barbara Ann Dewitt is a national wildlife steward and master gardener who has specialized in butterflies and birds since 1979.