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Cheap Flights from Boston to Philadelphia, PA, United States - BOS to PHL Last modified: May 31, 2016 6:52 PM

Popular flights from Boston to Philadelphia Last modified: May 31, 2016 6:52 PM

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American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 5, 2016 Jul 8, 2016 $143
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 21, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 $145
Jun 25, 2016 Jun 27, 2016 $145
Jul 7, 2016 Jul 14, 2016 $145
Jul 8, 2016 Jul 11, 2016 $145
Jul 9, 2016 Jul 12, 2016 $145
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 19, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 $153
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $153
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $153
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $153
Sep 9, 2016 Sep 11, 2016 $153

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Boston to Philadelphia (BOS to PHL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Boston to Philadelphia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $145.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Boston to Philadelphia (BOS to PHL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Boston to Philadelphia based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Boston to Philadelphia

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Boston to Philadelphia should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $340 $311
7-14 days $167 $173
14-21 days $145 $173
21-30 days $145 $203
30-60 days $143 $173
60-90 days $145 $153
90+ days $142 $150

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Philadelphia

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Boston to Philadelphia.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$145 $143 $145 $145 $145 $145 $145

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Boston to Philadelphia

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Boston to Philadelphia.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Boston Philadelphia American 6/21/16 6/21/16 0 $145
July Boston Philadelphia American 7/5/16 7/8/16 0 $143
August Boston Philadelphia American 8/2/16 8/4/16 0 $145
September Boston Philadelphia American 9/9/16 9/11/16 0 $145
October Boston Philadelphia American 10/23/16 10/26/16 0 $142
November Boston Philadelphia American 11/4/16 11/6/16 0 $145
December Boston Philadelphia American 12/7/16 12/10/16 0 $145
January Boston Philadelphia American 1/12/17 1/16/17 0 $162

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Boston to Philadelphia

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Boston to Philadelphia.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$365
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$365 $236
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$236 $165
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$165 $145
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$145 $145
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$145
TIPSave $166 by flying into Baltimore instead of Philadelphia from Boston

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Boston to Philadelphia (BOS to PHL)

Your Boston to Philadelphia flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Boston to Philadelphia is $223.

The average price for non-stop flights from Boston to Philadelphia is $144.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Boston to Philadelphia.

Nonstop Flight Details from Boston to Philadelphia
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 12 12 12 12 12 12 11 05:00 20:00
JetBlue 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 06:10 18:10

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Boston to Philadelphia (BOS to PHL)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Boston to Philadelphia. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Boston to Philadelphia is $76.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Philadelphia is $147.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Philadelphia American $228
Providence to Philadelphia American $153
Manchester to Philadelphia American, United $171
Portland to Philadelphia American, United $297
Hartford to Philadelphia American $297
Newark to Philadelphia American $260
Burlington to Philadelphia American, United $297
Albany to Philadelphia American $297
Bangor to Philadelphia American, United $297
Long Island MacArthur to Philadelphia American $297
New Haven to Philadelphia American $297
Westchester County to Philadelphia American, United $292
Martha's Vineyard to Philadelphia American Check Dates
Newburgh to PhiladelphiaCheck Dates
Nantucket to Philadelphia American, JetBlue Check Dates
Boston to New York American, JetBlue $97
New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $114
New York to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $148
New York to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $174
New York to Washington American, JetBlue, United $162
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $256
New York to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Kuwait, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, City Jet $587
New York to Baltimore American $334
New York to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $175
New York to Miami American, Frontier, United $135
New York to Boston American, JetBlue $97
Boston to Baltimore American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Boston to Newark JetBlue, United $97
Portland to New York JetBlue $153
New York to Detroit American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $143

Airlines Flying from Boston to Philadelphia (BOS to PHL) Number of flights searched: 55Last modified: May 31, 2016 6:52 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Boston to Philadelphia with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Boston to Philadelphia.

Boston to Philadelphia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
JetBlue - X X X X X X X
Delta JFK X X X X X X X
United IAD X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Boston and Philadelphia, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Boston to Philadelphia Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: The average Boston to Philadelphia flight time is an hour and 32 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Boston and Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from Boston to Philadelphia is 279 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: There are 117 direct flights from Boston to Philadelphia.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: American Airlines provides 70% of the non-stop flights between Boston and Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: Detroit, MI
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