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Cheap Flights to Philadelphia
|Popular in||August||High demand for flights, 2% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||March||Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop|
|Average price||C$ 428||Average for round-trip flights in July 2020|
|Round-trip from||C$ 224||From Toronto to Philadelphia|
|One-way from||C$ 124||One-way flight from Toronto to Philadelphia|
Cheapest prices for Philadelphia flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Philadelphia?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
YTO - PHL
C$ 390 - C$ 618
7 - 31 °C
60 - 114 mm
When is the best time to book a flight to Philadelphia?
The price you pay for your flight to Philadelphia may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 56 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase in the final two weeks or so before your departure date.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Philadelphia?
Wednesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Philadelphia. Flying on Monday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Philadelphia?
Philadelphia flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at noon. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.
Visiting Philadelphia can be like embarking on a primer of American history. It was here that the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were written and subsequently signed. These documents provided the basis for the US legal system and form of government, no small achievement regardless of one’s political leanings.
Among the obvious landmarks, the Liberty Bell and Independence Place stand out but it is the touch of history within a modern urban setting that sets the city apart. Visitors arriving on cheap flights to Philadelphia will have no shortage of things to do and see as can be expected of the sixth-largest city in the US, but it is the combination of new and old within the cobblestone streets of its neighbourhoods that will loom large in their memories long after they’ve returned home.
Meanwhile, film buffs and particularly those kindly disposed toward Sylvester Stallone as Rocky should make sure to visit the Capitol building where they can recreate their own take of the iconic scene of an underdog’s determination to upset the odds. Travellers kindly disposed toward professional sport can also take the opportunity to see the NFL’s Eagles, MLB’s Phillies, NHL’s Flyers or NBA’s 76ers in action.
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Seriously cold winters and humid summers suggest that anyone planning on taking cheap flights to Philadelphia do so in the fall or spring. Those unafraid of battling the crowds can aim to be in Philadelphia on the 4th of July or Independence Day as it is also known when the city throws a party for its country.
The heat of summer and cold of winter make the in-between seasons (fall and spring) the ideal times to visit. One other consideration to keep in mind when planning your cheap flights to Philadelphia is that it has some 80 universities and colleges with up to 300,000 students enrolled in post-secondary study. It makes sense to avoid the start and end of terms to avoid the mass arrival and exodus.
Winter falls into this category but there is a price to be paid for the cheap flights and hotel costs in the form of having to brave the sometimes-uncomfortably cold temperatures.
A quick and easy way to get between your downtown hotel and the Center City is hopping aboard the Phlash, Philadelphia’s gas-engine trolley. It’s a convenient way to get to Independence Visitor Center, Penn’s Landing and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The trolley runs every day and can be boarded every 12 minutes at very affordable rates. It also provides direct connections to rail lines.