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Fares from $50 One Way, $148 Round Trip from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Philadelphia

Prices starting at $148 for return flights and $50 for one-way flights to Philadelphia were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Philadelphia

Origin Airport IATA CodeMSP
Destination Airport IATA CodeILG
Distance977 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesDelta Air Lines, WestJet
Earliest Flight Arrival5:43PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:54AM UTC

Fly from Minneapolis to Philadelphia

For a vacation filled with great food, sports and historic attractions throughout the city, plan to fly from Minneapolis to Philadelphia. You can get to the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) by taking the 77 or 5 freeway along the Minnesota River. The flight time between Minneapolis and Philadelphia should be about two hours and 15 minutes.


Philadelphia played a big part in the early years of the United States, and you ll be able to visit popular attractions like the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall as well as the Independence National Historic Park during your trip. If you love sports, you ll be able to go to a home game to watch the Flyers, Phillies or Eagles. The Wells Fargo Center is where the Flyers play, and Citizens Bank Park where the Phillies play is less than a mile north. While you re in town, be sure to stop by one of the many locally owned restaurants to taste some of the city s iconic Philly cheesesteaks, which are often served with cheese wiz for a little extra flavor.

Hints and tips

You can expect the average temperatures in Philadelphia to be between 69 and 83 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer and 26 to 40 degrees in the winter with chances of snow. The best way to navigate between attractions in the city is by taking the SEPTA train system that runs from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) through downtown Philadelphia as well as the suburbs.

Flights from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Philadelphia - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Philadelphia?

Fasten your seat belt and enjoy a trouble-free flight on board one of the 3 airlines that fly straight from Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.). We've complied a list of well-known carriers to book with:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • American Airlines
  • Sun Country Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Philadelphia?

The trip from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Philadelphia can be as quick as 2 hours and 25 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not grab some friends and organize an impromptu getaway?

What airlines fly from Minneapolis - St. Paul (and vicinity) to Philadelphia (and vicinity) most frequently?

There are a few airlines offering the most frequent flights from Minneapolis, MN Airport (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), including Delta (DL). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 136 flights on this route every month. Alternatively, book your favorite window (or aisle) seat with American Airlines (AA). You'll have 79 monthly flights between Minneapolis - St. Paul (and vicinity) and Philadelphia (and vicinity) to select from with this company.

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 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

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.

How can I save money on flights?

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 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 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.