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If you'd like to explore one of the oldest cities on the Eastern Seaboard, you can fly from Memphis to Philadelphia in just over two hours. Whether you want to tour famous historical sites or immerse yourself in rich, cultural experiences, your journey begins when you travel to Memphis International Airport (MEM) via car, taxi or public bus.
The Philadelphia Museum of Art has a vast collection of exquisite pieces from a variety of ages including the Renaissance, the impressionist period and ancient Egypt. Guided tours are available at Independence Hall where visitors can take a close look at the nation's birthplace and the Liberty Bell. The Please Touch Museum features exciting, hands-on exhibits and educational displays.
After you arrive at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), you can rent a car and drive yourself to your destination or take a taxi, train, bus or shuttle into the city. Established in 1646 by William Penn, Philadelphia was the main hub of activity during the Revolutionary War. Average winter temperatures stay near 35 degrees Fahrenheit, and summer norms are around 78 degrees. The Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival, the Summer Ale Festival at the Philadelphia Zoo and the Dutch Festival at Reading Terminal Market are just a few of the events held in the city each year.
You can fly directly from Memphis to Philadelphia with American Airlines. It's the only airline that travels nonstop from Memphis, TN (MEM-Memphis Intl.) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.).
If the weather is good and there are no delays, you could be jetting into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) from Memphis, TN (MEM-Memphis Intl.) in just 2 hours and 29 minutes. With such a brief flight time, think about taking carry-on luggage only.
Organize your Memphis (and vicinity) to Philadelphia (and vicinity) trip with an American Airlines flight. With 34 per month, this airline offers the most flights along this route.
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.
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.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.