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Fares from $67 One Way, $123 Round Trip from Birmingham to Philadelphia

Prices starting at $123 for return flights and $67 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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Flights from Birmingham to Philadelphia - Frequently Asked Questions

">Flights from Birmingham to Philadelphia - Frequently Asked Questions
Are there non-stop flights from Birmingham to Philadelphia?

American Airlines will fly you nonstop from Birmingham, AL Airport (BHM-Birmingham Intl.) to Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), so you won't have to stress about swapping planes or missing your connecting flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Birmingham to Philadelphia?

Leave that epic movie for your hotel room, because the trip from Birmingham, AL Airport (BHM-Birmingham Intl.) to Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) can be as quick as 2 hours and 12 minutes.

What airlines fly from Birmingham to Philadelphia most frequently?

If you're looking for the carrier with the most flights from Birmingham, AL Airport (BHM-Birmingham Intl.) to Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), buckle up and take off with American Airlines. This airline offers 33 flights per month along this route.

Route Information for Flights from Birmingham to Philadelphia

Origin Airport IATA CodeBHM
Destination Airport IATA CodeILG
Distance771 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:17PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:11PM UTC

Plan Your Trip from Birmingham to Philadelphia

Birmingham's Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights from Birmingham, Alabama. The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport serves more than 3 million passengers every year. It is located five miles northeast of downtown Birmingham at 5900 Messer Airport Highway. American, Delta, Southwest, United and US Airways provide domestic and international flights.

Airport Parking Information

The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport offers more than 5,000 hourly, daily and long-term parking spaces as well as complimentary shuttles. Parking costs $1 per hour, or up to $24 per day, in the hourly and daily sections and $10 per day in the long-term parking section. A cell phone lot with 40 free parking spaces allows people to wait in their cars when they are picking someone up.

Ground Transportation Information

If you prefer not to leave your car at the airport, metered taxis are available. Birmingham has a bus system with a one-time fare of $1.25 or $3 for an all-day pass. The airport also offers limousine and shuttle services. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, but it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

Birmingham Airport Restaurants

The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport features many restaurant options. Charley's Steakery, Pizza Hut Express, Mrs. Field's Cookies, Quiznos and Starbucks are all available if you want to catch a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. There is also a gift shop and newspaper stand. Check Orbitz.com for cheap flights from Birmingham the next time you are planning a trip.

Philadelphia Airport Information

The Philadelphia International Airport, the primary airport serving the greater Philadelphia area, is located roughly 7 miles southwest of the city, with easy access via I-95, I-76 or Route 291. Travelers who book their flights to Philadelphia through Orbitz.com will have their pick of any of the major air passenger carriers that service the airport.

Ground Transportation in Philadelphia

Public transportation is available from the airport to the downtown area via SEPTA bus or rail service. Although share-a-ride, shuttle, private car and limousine services are available, many visitors to Philadelphia take a taxi into the city. If you take a taxi from the airport to downtown Philadelphia, you will be charged a flat rate of $28.50. For other destinations, expect to pay a fee of $2.70 plus $2.30 per mile. Book your air tickets through Orbitz.com, and you may be able to bundle in a bargain rate on a rental car or find a Philadelphia hotel that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

Philadelphia Weather Information

Philadelphia is subject to cold winters, with temperatures in the mid-20s to low 40s. Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures that can soar into the 90s. Expect snow accumulation in the winter months, and be sure to bring your parka and a warm, comfortable pair of boots.

What to Do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia may be a bit of a college town, but it is also a mecca for history buffs. You'll want to be sure to visit Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the Betsy Ross House and Franklin Square. Enjoy your trip to Philadelphia, and remember to use Orbitz.com when you are ready to book flights to Philadelphia for your return visit.

^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.