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Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to Boston - 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
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 16, 2016 $120
Mar 14, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 $120
Mar 25, 2016 Apr 2, 2016 $120
May 25, 2016 Jun 11, 2016 $120
May 29, 2016 May 30, 2016 $120
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 29, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 $123
Mar 4, 2016 Mar 20, 2016 $123
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 10, 2016 $123
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 16, 2016 $123
Mar 29, 2016 Apr 6, 2016 $123
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 22, 2016 $121
Apr 3, 2016 Apr 7, 2016 $121
Apr 8, 2016 Apr 11, 2016 $121

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 $120.

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 $312 $305
7-14 days $209 $217
14-21 days $121 $129
21-30 days $120 $129
30-60 days $120 $121
60-90 days $121 $121
90+ days $120 $149

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
$120 $121 $120 $121 $120 $121 $121

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 3/15/16 0 $121
March Philadelphia Boston American 3/9/16 3/16/16 0 $120
April Philadelphia Boston American 4/1/16 4/5/16 0 $121
May Philadelphia Boston American 5/25/16 6/11/16 0 $120
June Philadelphia Boston American 6/2/16 6/5/16 0 $121
July Philadelphia Boston American 7/11/16 7/28/16 0 $121
August Philadelphia Boston American 8/1/16 8/15/16 0 $121
September Philadelphia Boston JetBlue 9/9/16 9/11/16 0 $123

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
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$312
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$312 $217
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$217 $140
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
$140 $123
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$123 $121
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$121

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 $190.

The average price for non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Boston is $121.

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 $63.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to Boston is $121.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to Boston Alaska, United, US Airways, American, JetBlue $97
Washington to Boston Delta, United, US Airways, American, JetBlue, AirTran $89
Baltimore to Boston Delta, United, US Airways, American, JetBlue, AirTran $79
Newark to Boston United, US Airways, JetBlue $94
Richmond to Boston United, Delta, US Airways, JetBlue, AirTran $97
Long Island MacArthur to Boston Alaska, United, US Airways, AirTran, PenAir Check Dates
Atlantic City to Boston Spirit Check Dates
Harrisburg to Boston United, US Airways $265
Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to Boston United, US Airways $295
Westchester County to BostonCheck Dates
Hartford to Boston$274
Elmira - Corning to Boston United, US Airways $402
State College to Boston United, Delta, US Airways $391
Ithaca to Boston United, US Airways $302
Salisbury - Ocean City to Boston United, US Airways $154
New Haven to Boston$437
Newburgh to Boston US Airways Check Dates
Binghamton to Boston United, US Airways $302
New York to Chicago Alaska, United, American, US Airways, Spirit, JetBlue, AirTran $78
Washington to New York United, Delta, US Airways, American, Sun Country, JetBlue $112
New York to London Virgin Atlantic, Turkish, Swiss, LOT, Norwegian Shuttle, Aeroflot, Delta, Iberia, Air Europa, Icelandair, Royal Air Maroc, US Airways, Transaero, KLM, Austrian, Alitalia, Brussels, Finnair, British Airways, Kuwait, Air Canada, United, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Lufthansa, Air India, Aer Lingus $632
New York to Los Angeles Alaska, United, American, US Airways, Sun Country, Spirit, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Frontier, Virgin America, AirTran $230
New York to Toronto Air Canada, United, US Airways, American, WestJet, Pakistan $172
New York to Atlanta United, US Airways, American, Spirit, AirTran $106
New York to Manchester United, US Airways Check Dates
New York to Orlando United, US Airways, American, Spirit, JetBlue, AirTran $124
New York to Miami United, American, US Airways $95
Washington to Manchester Delta, United, US Airways $161
New York to Portland United, US Airways, JetBlue $153
New York to Montreal Air Canada, United, Delta, American, US Airways, WestJet $220

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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