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Flights from Washington to Philadelphia, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 3:04 AM

Washington to Philadelphia Last modified: Sep 19, 2016 10:05 AM

We've scanned 23,055,905,165 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Washington to Philadelphia. Delta & American frequently offer the best deals on Washington to Philadelphia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Major Airlines
WASPHL
Wed 9/28
1 stop
PHLWAS
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$223
Select
Major Airlines
WASPHL
Thu 9/29
1 stop
PHLWAS
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$223
Select
Major Airlines
WASPHL
Thu 9/29
1 stop
PHLWAS
Sat 10/8
1 stop
$223
Select
Major Airlines
WASPHL
Thu 9/29
1 stop
PHLWAS
Mon 10/10
1 stop
$223
Select
Major Airlines
WASPHL
Fri 10/14
1 stop
PHLWAS
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$223
Select
American
WASPHL
Tue 10/25
1 stop
PHLWAS
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$252
Select
American
WASPHL
Tue 10/25
1 stop
PHLWAS
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$252
Select
American
WASPHL
Wed 10/26
1 stop
PHLWAS
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$252
Select
United
WASPHL
Wed 11/2
2 stops
PHLWAS
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$258
Select
United
WASPHL
Wed 11/9
2 stops
PHLWAS
Tue 11/15
2 stops
$258
Select
United
WASPHL
Thu 11/10
2 stops
PHLWAS
Tue 11/15
2 stops
$258
Select
United
WASPHL
Tue 11/15
2 stops
PHLWAS
Wed 11/16
2 stops
$258
Select

How Much is a Flight from Washington to Philadelphia?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Washington to Philadelphia?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Washington to Philadelphia based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Washington to Philadelphia?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Washington to Philadelphia.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $422 $224
7-14 days $424 $223
14-21 days $428 $226
21-30 days $427 $223
30-60 days $422 $223
60-90 days $422 $223
90+ days $422 $295

Cheapest Day To Fly from Washington to Philadelphia

We've examined 23,063,149,623 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Washington to Philadelphia is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$224 $224 $223 $223 $223 $223 $223

Compare Flight Prices from Washington to Philadelphia by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Washington to Philadelphia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Washington Philadelphia Major Airlines 9/28/16 10/11/16 1 $223
October Washington Philadelphia Major Airlines 10/14/16 10/22/16 1 $223
November Washington Philadelphia Major Airlines 11/4/16 11/12/16 1 $224
December Washington Philadelphia Major Airlines 12/4/16 12/9/16 1 $223
January Washington Philadelphia United 1/11/17 1/13/17 2 $295
February Washington Philadelphia United 2/1/17 2/7/17 2 $301
March Washington Philadelphia United 3/7/17 3/15/17 2 $300
April Washington Philadelphia American 4/1/17 4/7/17 1 $343

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Washington to Philadelphia

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Washington to Philadelphia. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$266
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$266 $223
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$223 $226
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$226 $226
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$226 $226
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$226

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Washington to Philadelphia

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Washington to Philadelphia is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Washington to Philadelphia is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Washington to Philadelphia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 2 5 07:35 17:35
United 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 08:27 22:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Washington to Philadelphia

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 Washington 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 Washington to Philadelphia is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Washington to Philadelphia is $244.

Washington to Philadelphia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Washington to Philadelphia?
Answer: The average Washington to Philadelphia flight time is an hour and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Philadelphia from Washington?
Answer: The distance from Washington to Philadelphia is 119 miles (191 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Washington to Philadelphia?
Answer: There are 50 direct flights from Washington to Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular Washington airlines for direct flights from Washington to Philadelphia?
Answer: United Airlines provides 56% of the non-stop flights between Washington and Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Washington to Philadelphia?
Answer: Newark, NJ

Airlines in Washington flying to Philadelphia Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 3:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 121Number of itineraries searched: 36,697

Wondering which airlines fly out of Washington to Philadelphia? We've gathered the average price of Washington airlines with flights to Philadelphia. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Washington to Philadelphia
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LGA
American BOS
Alaska STL
American BDL
American PIT
Alaska MCI
American ORF
Alaska LAX
Alaska SEA
Delta JFK
United IAH

Washington to Philadelphia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Washington and Philadelphia. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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