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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia

SFO — PHL
7 Mar — 14 Mar1
1 adult
Thu 7/3
Thu 14/3

The best prices from San Francisco to Philadelphia are usually found in September or February, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Philadelphia

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to Philadelphia (PHL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 3 March 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Average price

₹ 37,609

Round-trip from

₹ 7,225,458
High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in March 2024
From San Francisco to Philadelphia

What is the cheapest day to fly return from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

Wednesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Philadelphia.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 38 days in advance to save up to 55% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 38 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as ₹ 37,940, or ₹ 45,395 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

September can be a great time to fly to Philadelphia from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about ₹ 36,973. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as ₹ 15,574. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia (SFO - PHL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Philadelphia in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 43% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 37 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Philadelphia flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Philadelphia by month

Plan your trip from San Francisco to Philadelphia by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia is currently ₹ 0 while a return flight costs ₹ 0. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia (average of ₹ 1,053). Flying from San Francisco to Philadelphia in April is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 1,493). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

₹ 87,229

February

₹ 88,803

March

₹ 116,968

April

₹ 123,677

May

₹ 116,471

June

₹ 121,607

July

₹ 120,364

August

₹ 122,186

September

₹ 106,447

October

₹ 99,406

November

₹ 94,187

December

₹ 97,086

Temperature and rainfall in Philadelphia by month

Plan your trip to Philadelphia by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

PHL

Temperature

1 - 26 °C

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What days are direct flights available from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday.

How popular is this San Francisco to Philadelphia flight route?

How many flights depart from San Francisco to Philadelphia on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 4 flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 75% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 25% of flight departures

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Philadelphia?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from San Francisco to Philadelphia on time: Air New Zealand (90%), Virgin Australia (89%), United Airlines (89%).

What does SFO to PHL mean?

SFO and PHL are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. SFO to PHL refers to a flight route from San Francisco Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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Top airline flying from San Francisco to Philadelphia

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American AirlinesCheapest₹ 22,216Average₹ 35,944FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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Search flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia by cabin class

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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Philadelphia

Find hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Philadelphia

Explore weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Philadelphia. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 3 March 2024.
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Can Cheapflights notify me if prices for flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia become cheaper?

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