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Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Albany, NY, United States - PHL to ALB Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:39 PM

Popular flights from Philadelphia to Albany Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:39 PM

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American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 14, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $297
Aug 19, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $297
Aug 20, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $297
Aug 26, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $297
Sep 12, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $297

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Philadelphia to Albany (PHL to ALB)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to Albany, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $385.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Philadelphia to Albany (PHL to ALB)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Philadelphia to Albany 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 Philadelphia to Albany

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $627 $739
7-14 days $337 $454
14-21 days $337 $454
21-30 days $327 $424
30-60 days $400 $519
60-90 days $297 $424
90+ days $297 $424
TIPSave $332 by flying into Boston instead of Albany from Philadelphia

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Philadelphia to Albany (PHL to ALB)

Your Philadelphia to Albany 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 Philadelphia to Albany is $424.

The average price for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Albany is $297.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Philadelphia to Albany
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 07:50 21:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Philadelphia to Albany (PHL to ALB)

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 Philadelphia to Albany. 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 Philadelphia to Albany is $282.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to Albany is $297.

Philadelphia to Albany Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Philadelphia to Albany?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to Albany flight time is an hour and 12 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Philadelphia and Albany?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to Albany is 211 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to Albany?
Answer: There are 41 direct flights from Philadelphia to Albany.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Albany?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Albany.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to Albany?
Answer: Washington, DC

Airlines Flying from Philadelphia to Albany (PHL to ALB) Number of flights searched: 21Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:40 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Philadelphia to Albany 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 Philadelphia to Albany.

Philadelphia to Albany
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American DCA 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 Philadelphia and Albany, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Philadelphia - PHL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Philadelphia to Boston American, JetBlue $142
Philadelphia to New York American $235
Philadelphia to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $108

Cheap Domestic Flights to Albany - ALB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Baltimore to Albany American, United $264
Washington to Albany American, JetBlue, United $197
New York to AlbanyCheck Dates
Newark to Albany American, United $342
Richmond to Albany American, United $338
Long Island MacArthur to AlbanyCheck Dates
Hartford to Albany United $993
Ithaca to AlbanyCheck Dates
Elmira - Corning to Albany American Check Dates
Binghamton to AlbanyCheck Dates
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, United $162
New York to Boston American, JetBlue $97
New York to Detroit American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $97
New York to Washington American, JetBlue, United $162
Washington to Boston American, JetBlue, United $127
New York to Buffalo American, JetBlue, United $158
Richmond to New York American, United $257
New York to Charlotte American, JetBlue, United $153
Baltimore to Boston American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Baltimore to New York American $344
Newark to Boston JetBlue, United $97
New York to ManchesterCheck Dates
New York to Baltimore American $292
New York to Burlington American, JetBlue $127
New York to Syracuse JetBlue $163

Cheap International Flights to Albany - ALB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Montreal American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, Virgin America, WestJet $229
Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Albany, NY, United States, from $297 Round trip from PHL to ALB