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Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Boston, MA, United States - PHL to BOS

Popular flights from Philadelphia to Boston

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 19, 2016 May 25, 2016 $119
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 16, 2016 $129
Mar 29, 2016 Mar 31, 2016 $129
Mar 30, 2016 Apr 4, 2016 $129
Apr 4, 2016 Apr 7, 2016 $129
Apr 7, 2016 Apr 12, 2016 $129
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 $125
Apr 1, 2016 Apr 9, 2016 $125
Apr 18, 2016 Apr 28, 2016 $125

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to Boston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $125.

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

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $273 $282
7-14 days $169 $207
14-21 days $129 $137
21-30 days $125 $125
30-60 days $125 $125
60-90 days $125 $125
90+ days $119 $144

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to Boston

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$125 $125 $125 $125 $125 $125 $125

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Philadelphia to Boston

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Philadelphia Boston American 2/29/16 3/3/16 0 $167
March Philadelphia Boston American 3/8/16 3/15/16 0 $125
April Philadelphia Boston American 4/1/16 4/5/16 0 $125
May Philadelphia Boston American 5/19/16 5/25/16 0 $119
June Philadelphia Boston American 6/14/16 6/19/16 0 $123
July Philadelphia Boston American 7/18/16 8/6/16 0 $119
August Philadelphia Boston American 8/10/16 8/30/16 0 $119
September Philadelphia Boston American 9/16/16 9/26/16 0 $119

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

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 Philadelphia to Boston.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$273
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$273 $169
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
$169 $129
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$129 $129
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$129 $129
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
$129

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

Your Philadelphia to Boston 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 Boston is $248.

The average price for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Boston is $127.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Philadelphia to Boston
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 12 12 12 12 12 9 10 06:00 22:50
JetBlue 5 5 5 5 5 3 4 08:50 19:49

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

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 Boston. 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 Boston is $66.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to Boston is $126.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Boston American, JetBlue $97
Washington to Boston American, JetBlue, United $95
Baltimore to Boston American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $78
Newark to Boston JetBlue, United $97
Richmond to Boston American, JetBlue, United $97
Long Island MacArthur to BostonCheck Dates
Atlantic City to BostonCheck Dates
Harrisburg to Boston American, United $273
Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to Boston American $360
Westchester County to Boston Tradewind Check Dates
Hartford to Boston American, United $338
Elmira - Corning to Boston American $402
State College to Boston American, United $446
Ithaca to Boston American, United $298
Salisbury - Ocean City to Boston American $154
New Haven to Boston American $387
Newburgh to Boston American, United Check Dates
Binghamton to Boston American, United $302
New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $77
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, United $110
New York to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $598
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $206
New York to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $171
New York to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $124
New York to ManchesterCheck Dates
New York to Orlando American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $149
New York to Miami American, Frontier, United $95
Washington to Manchester American, United $164
New York to Portland American, JetBlue $153
New York to Montreal American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $239

Airlines Flying from Philadelphia to Boston (PHL to BOS)

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

Philadelphia to Boston
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 CVG 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 Boston, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Philadelphia to Boston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Philadelphia to Boston?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to Boston flight time is an hour and 18 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Philadelphia and Boston?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to Boston is 279 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to Boston?
Answer: There are 111 direct flights from Philadelphia to Boston.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Boston?
Answer: American Airlines provides 71% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Boston.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to Boston?
Answer: Detroit, MI
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