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Cheap Flights to Philadelphia International

Cheap flights to Philadelphia International Airport

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) serves the historic and cosmopolitan city of Philadelphia. Famed as the birthplace of American democracy, Philadelphia today is a cultural powerhouse and a city that is very much on the rise. It is home to some of the world's best museums, universities, and art galleries and has a local culture that is both proud and refreshingly unpretentious. Skyscanner's monthly search feature can help you find the cheapest month to catch a flight to Philadelphia.

Best time to book a flight to Philadelphia

Philadelphia has four very distinct seasons, with summers being hot, humid, and packed with tourists on holidays. Prices for hotels and flights tend to be higher then. The shoulder seasons of spring and fall are much more pleasant times to enjoy this city, when you won't be struggling for elbow room at its main attractions. Philadelphia can get hit by bad snowstorms during the winter and is best avoided then. You can sign up for Price Alerts to get notified about changes in airfare to Philadelphia.

Airlines that fly Philadelphia

Philadelphia International Airport is a major airport with flights to many major cities in Canada and the U.S., along with plenty of connections overseas. The following airlines currently serve the airport:

  • Air Canada
  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • American Eagle
  • British Airways
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Icelandair
  • JetBlue Airways
  • Lufthansa
  • Qatar Airways
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin America

What to expect when arriving at the airport

Getting from the airport to the city centre is extremely easy. SEPTA, Philadelphia's public rail network, has a station at each terminal and will get you to Center City in about 20 minutes. Taxis are a bit more expensive but they are also faster and a more convenient option if you arrive late at night. You can also rent a car from one of the rental agencies located in the airport.

Airport Facilities

Philadelphia International is a huge airport with seven terminals and nearly 180 shops, restaurants, and concession stands. There are dozens of ATMs located throughout the airport as well as charging stations for phones, tablets, and laptops. WiFi is free to use and available in all terminals. With seven animal relief areas, the airport also makes travelling with a pet extremely easy. Philadelphia International is also known for its art exhibitions that showcase the city's vibrant art scene.

What to see and do in Philadelphia

The former capital of the United States, Philadelphia played a pivotal role in the nation's founding. Much of its history has been preserved and it is the main draw for most tourists to the city. Independence National Historic Park is where you can see Philadelphia's revolutionary past up close, including its iconic Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. The city is also home to some world-class art museums, including the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Barnes Foundation, and the Rodin Museum. Of course, trying a cheesesteak sandwich is essential to any visit to Philadelphia. When looking for hotels, Skyscanner can help you find the best room at the right price.

 

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