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Airfares from $34 One Way, $88 Round Trip from Chicago to Philadelphia

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More About Flying To Philadelphia from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Philadelphia

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code ILG
Distance 676 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, JAL, Air Canada, SWISS, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Iberia, ANA, Malaysia Airlines, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:39PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 4:28AM UTC

Travel from Chicago to Philadelphia

Philadelphia is home to numerous museums, gardens and religious sites. Use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights from Chicago to Philadelphia.

Chicago, Illinois

Incorporated as a city in 1837, Chicago has grown to be the third most populous city in the U.S. The city is home to more than 2.7 million people, and it is colloquially referred to as the Windy City or the City of Big Shoulders. Chicago O'Hare International Airport, also known as Chicago International Airport or O'Hare Airport, is situated approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. The airport is located on Interstate I-190, close to the I-294 and the I-90. The Chicago Transit Authority runs a 24-hour train service to and from the airport. The Blue Line train charges $2.25 for a one-way ticket.

Short-term, long-term and disabled parking are available at the airport. Parking at Lot D, hourly and daily parking garages is free for the first ten minutes. Parking at Lot E, F and G will cost you $2.00 for the first hour. Valet parking option is also available at $10 for the first hour.

For tasty salads, hot dogs, burgers and soups, visit the America's Dog restaurant. Other restaurants within the airport include the Argo Tea, Auntie Anne's, Berghoff Café, Brioche Doree and Billy Goat Tavern and Grill.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, the cultural and economic center of the Delaware Valley, is the fifth most populous city in the U.S. According to the 2010 census, the city has a population of more than 1.5 million residents.

Exploring Philadelphia City

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is the main airport serving Philadelphia. The airport is situated about 7 miles southwest of central Philadelphia. Car rental companies have their counters at the baggage claim area of each terminal. Taxis charge a flat rate of $10 to downtown Philadelphia.

Philadelphia experiences a humid subtropical climate, with hot, muggy summers and cold winters. January, the coldest month, experiences a mean low temperature of 25.5 degrees Fahrenheit. The warmest month in the city is July, with a mean high temperature of 85.5 degrees Fahrenheit. February is the driest month, with an average precipitation of 2.74 inches. March to May is the best time to visit, as the temperatures remain pleasantly warm. However, fall and winter are the cheapest seasons to visit.

Built in the 1920s, the Philadelphia Museum of Art features an amazing ancient Greece architectural design. The museum is located just 1.4 miles from city center and features a wind vane and a giant sculpture of Diana at the grand stair hall. The museum also holds a cafeteria, a bookstore and a gift shop. The National Museum of American Jewish History, the Please Touch Museum, the Independence Hall, the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, the Penn Museum and the Mutter Museum are just some of the popular sites that you should visit.

Philadelphia Vacation Deals

With numerous historical museums, religious sites, libraries, children's museums and gardens, Philadelphia receives many visitors each year. Finding a flight from Chicago to Philadelphia is easy using Orbitz.com. In addition to cheap flights, Orbitz.com also offers budget accommodation deals.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Philadelphia now?
Check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when getting a flight from Chicago to Philadelphia.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Philadelphia?
Yes, there are two airlines that offer nonstop flights from O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL). Search for a bargain fare and reserve your seat with American Airlines or United Airlines.
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Philadelphia?
It can zip by in as little as 2 hours and 40 minutes. If you think your vacation hours should be spent ‘vacationing’ rather than flying, you’ll enjoy the flight from Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) to Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL).
What airlines fly from Chicago to Philadelphia most frequently?
Consider booking a flight with American Airlines (AA), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 217 flights every month between O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) and Philadelphia Airport. Also investigate the rewarding deals from United Airlines (UA). Offering 139 flights every month between Chicago and Philadelphia, they make the journey just as enjoyable as the destination.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Philadelphia?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Philadelphia have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Philadelphia with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Philadelphia without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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