Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Flights
Hotels
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights

Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Albany, NY, United States - PHL to ALB

Popular flights from Philadelphia to Albany

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 20, 2016 May 22, 2016 $291
May 23, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 $291
May 25, 2016 Jun 3, 2016 $291
Jun 3, 2016 Jun 5, 2016 $291
Jun 3, 2016 Jun 12, 2016 $291
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 15, 2016 Jun 20, 2016 $440

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 $370.

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 $519 $585
7-14 days $416 $535
14-21 days $291 $413
21-30 days $291 $413
30-60 days $291 $413
60-90 days $384 $463
90+ days $291 $308

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to Albany

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$291 $416 $291 $311 $291 $535 $456

TIPSave $285 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 $426.

The average price for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Albany is $291.

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 7 7 7 6 6 5 5 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 $293.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to Albany is $365.

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 11 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 38 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)

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, United $102
Philadelphia to New York American $198
Philadelphia to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $78

Cheap Domestic Flights to Albany - ALB

Cheap International Flights to Albany - ALB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Montreal American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $231
Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Albany, NY, United States, from $291 Round trip from PHL to ALB