Discover the birthplace of America with cheap flights to Philadelphia

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Icelandairoutbound: Dec 15, 2022
2 stops (14h47m)
Icelandair
Aer Lingusreturn: Jan 5, 2023
1 stop (24h35m)
Aer Lingus
Air Canadaoutbound: Dec 15, 2022
2 stops (19h25m)
Air Canada
Austrian Airlinesreturn: Jan 5, 2023
2 stops (18h56m)
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Finnairoutbound: Dec 15, 2022
direct (7h11m)
Finnair
Finnairreturn: Jan 5, 2023
direct (8h33m)
Finnair
TAP Air Portugaloutbound: Dec 15, 2022
2 stops (12h57m)
TAP Air Portugal
TAP Air Portugalreturn: Jan 5, 2023
2 stops (16h20m)
TAP Air Portugal
JetBlueoutbound: Dec 3, 2022
direct (1h39m)
JetBlue
United Airlinesreturn: Dec 4, 2022
1 stop (5h10m)
United Airlines
Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Dec 2, 2022
direct (1h46m)
Frontier Airlines
JetBluereturn: Dec 4, 2022
direct (1h13m)
JetBlue
Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jan 10, 2023
1 stop (7h43m)
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Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jan 18, 2023
1 stop (12h37m)
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Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Apr 6, 2023
1 stop (18h33m)
Alaska Airlines
Spirit Airlinesreturn: Apr 11, 2023
direct (6h19m)
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Philadelphia guide: how to get there, what to see

Distance from Philadelphia city centre
11 km
19 km

Flights to Philadelphia: need to know

Cheap airline tickets to Philadelphia

Bound for Philly? Take-off on flights to Philadelphia onboard American Airlines, Airtran Airways, JetBlue, United and US Airways. Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is the largest airport in the region and welcomes flights from all over the US and the world. Alternatively, Newark plus a direct Amtrak can get you to Philly for cheap.

When to book the cheapest flights to Philadelphia

Winters in Philly are cold and quite snowy which is why it's no surprise that the warmer months are the most popular time to plan a vacation in Philadelphia. It's best to book flights to Philadelphia at least 2-3 months in advance for the cheapest fares.

  • Peak season: Spring and fall if you can’t take the humid summers.
  • Low season: Winters and July-August.

Flight duration

A flight to Philadelphia from New York takes 1 hour.

Experience Philadelphia: sights, tours and activities

Philly is the birthplace of America. Our country's modern democracy was born here and there is certainly enough to satisfy all the history buffs. From free public art to parks and museums, get ready to explore Philadelphia!

Essentials in Philadelphia

Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site: Edgar Allan Poe is one of of Philadelphia's most famous former residents. You can visit his former home, now a museum, and see some of his personal effects on display.

Public art: You don't need to pay a penny to see famous and great art here. Check out the giant LOVE sculpture by Robert Indiana, The Clothespin by Claes Oldenburg, plus the giant board game pieces in the park across from City Hall.

Fairmont Park: If the weather is fine, head to any one of Philadelphia's city parks. West Fairmont Park is the perfect choice with its Japanese Tea House, Mann Music Centre and Please Touch Museum for kids.

Visit Visit Philly for more info.

Hotels and accommodation in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a little short on the budget hotel side of things with only two hostels for backpackers and travelers on a tight budget. Mid-range hotels are widely available in Philadelphia but beware of conventions in town, which tend to push the prices up.

Philadelphia in the Traveler's Edition

Latest news

Philly gets a 1,000-foot waterslide… for one day only!

Philadelphia will be the place to be on August 6th, when the city hosts Slide the City, which features a 1,000-foot-long waterslide.

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Finnairoutbound: Oct 2, 2023
direct (8h10m)
Finnair
Finnairreturn: Oct 20, 2023
direct (7h30m)
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