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Fares from $109 One Way, $178 Round Trip from Philadelphia to Erie

Prices starting at $178 for return flights and $109 for one-way flights to Erie 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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Flying from Philadelphia to Erie

Information on Philadelphia Airports

Booking flights from Philadelphia has never been easier, with Orbitz.com facilitating the ideal travel arrangements for any budget size. Orbitz.com makes low-fare bookings at the airlines operating at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport, which include Delta, United and Southwest Airlines. PHL is seven miles southwest of downtown Philadelphia and boasts seven terminals, with terminals A-East and A-West serving international travellers. It has more than 120 boarding gates, covering an approximate 2.4 million square feet.

Parking at Philadelphia Airports

Philadelphia International Airport is among the world's busiest airports, which makes parking difficult at time. Orbitz.com can help you find the best parking arrangement for your situation and budget. Besides getting you great deals on flights from Philadelphia, they also arrange for affordable and safe parking at the numerous ground-level, short-term parking lots next to the terminals, as well as economical valet and luggage assistance services. You are easily able to find the 24-hour free shuttle services, taxis and car rentals.

Transport Services at Philadelphia Airports

There is a rail service operated by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority to take you from any terminal to downtown Philadelphia through the High Speed Airport Line, and it only costs $5.50. Orbitz.com will also get you efficient and low-fare taxi or shuttle bus transport service to PHL, via the Interstates 76, 95 and 476. This efficiency will ensure you do not miss your flight from Philadelphia.

Restaurants at Philadelphia Airports

Sheraton Suites, Days Inn Springfield, Wyndham Garden, Marriott and Comfort Inn are some of the best restaurants located close to Philadelphia International Airport. For Philadelphia Northeast Airport, visit Dining Car & Market restaurant. They provide breakfast, late-night dining, American cuisines and home-style meals. In addition to cheap flights from Philadelphia, Orbitz.com has an immense selection of Philadelphia hotels to pick from.

Erie International Airport

Orbitz.com searches hundreds of flight options to find you cheap flights to Erie. The Erie International Airport is located on West 12th Street, approximately seven miles from the center of Erie. Three major airlines service the airport-United, Delta and US Airways. The Orbitz.com website makes it easy to see if there are any sales on airline tickets. It displays all available options, so you can find a low cost ticket that fits your budget.

Transportation From the Airport

The Erie Yellow Cab company services the airport. It takes passengers from the airport to the downtown Erie area for a flat fee of $17. Buses also run from the airport to downtown Erie numerous times a day. If you'd rather have access to a vehicle during your stay, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. The airport houses five car rental companies in the terminal building. This makes it easy to pick up your vehicle as soon as your plane lands.

Climate in Erie

Erie is the sixth snowiest place in the United States, which makes it ideal for people who love outdoor winter sports. Temperatures in the winter range from the low 20s to the low 30s. Summer temperatures range from the high 50s to the high 70s, with July and August being the hottest months. You can save money by using Orbitz.com to plan your trip during the area's off-peak travel season-spring and fall.

Highlights and Attractions

Waldameer Park & Water World, the Presque Isle Downs and Casino and various ski resorts are popular attractions in Erie. The Orbitz.com website does more than find you cheap flights to Erie; you can use the website to plan your entire vacation itinerary.

Flights from Philadelphia to Erie - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Philadelphia to Erie?

As you can't fly straight from Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) to Erie, PA (ERI-Erie Intl.), a flight with one stopover is your next best option. American Airlines, United Airlines and Air New Zealand are respected airlines that service this route.

What is the shortest flight from Philadelphia to Erie?

Leave that movie marathon for some other time, because the flight from Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) to Erie, PA (ERI-Erie Intl.) can take as little as 2 hours and 31 minutes.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Erie?

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 Erie 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 Erie with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Erie 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 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.