Flights from Boston to Philadelphia, United States

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Boston to Philadelphia Last modified: Feb 6, 2023 9:29 -05:00

We've scanned 2,472 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Philadelphia. 00 & !! frequently offer the best deals to Philadelphia flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Boston to Philadelphia?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Boston to Philadelphia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $105.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Boston 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Boston 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 Boston to Philadelphia?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $118 $173
7-14 days $112 $98
14-21 days $43 $98
21-30 days $42 $187
30-60 days $54 $187
60-90 days $73 $578
90+ days $73 $1,066

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Philadelphia

We've examined 4,944 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Boston to Philadelphia is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$43$73$42$164$152$121$134

Compare Flight Prices from Boston 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 Boston to Philadelphia flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Boston Philadelphia 00 2/27/23 3/1/23 0 $43
March Boston Philadelphia 00 3/1/23 3/6/23 0 $42
April Boston Philadelphia 00 4/5/23 4/12/23 0 $63
May Boston Philadelphia 00 5/2/23 5/13/23 0 $73
June Boston Philadelphia 00 6/21/23 6/28/23 0 $93
July Boston Philadelphia 00 7/5/23 7/12/23 0 $93
August Boston Philadelphia 00 8/8/23 8/9/23 0 $98
September Boston Philadelphia 00 9/5/23 9/11/23 0 $187

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Boston to Philadelphia

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

Next 30 Days

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Boston 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 Boston to Philadelphia is $98.

The average price for direct flights from Boston to Philadelphia is $100.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Boston to Philadelphia - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 13 13 13 13 13 10 12 00:35 14:44
Major Airlines 6 6 6 7 7 3 5 01:20 16:17

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Boston 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 Boston 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 Boston to Philadelphia is $72.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Philadelphia is $97.

Boston to Philadelphia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: The average Boston to Philadelphia flight time is an hour and 41 minutes.
Question: How far is Philadelphia from Boston?
Answer: The distance from Boston to Philadelphia is 279 miles (449 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: There are 127 direct flights from Boston to Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular Boston airlines for direct flights from Boston to Philadelphia?
Answer: American Airlines provides 68% of the non-stop flights between Boston and Philadelphia.

Boston to Philadelphia Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Boston 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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