$84 Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia

Feel at ease with free flight cancellations within 24 hours of booking

Change your flight without a fee on select flights

Find The Best Dates To Fly from San Francisco Intl. to Philadelphia Intl.

Amazing SFO to PHL Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to Philadelphia Intl. found within the past 7 days were $168 round trip and $84 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SFO to PHL

CarrierFlightDepart SFOArrive PHLMon
10/3
Tue
10/4
Wed
10/5
Thu
10/6
Fri
10/7
Sat
10/8
Sun
10/9
Stops
AA176606:01 am02:22 pmCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck Fare
0 Stops
AA266100:56 pm09:16 pmCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck Fare
0 Stops
AA36510:39 pm06:58 amCheck FareCheck FareCheck Fare
-
-
-
-
0 Stops
UA172211:24 pm07:45 amCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck Fare
0 Stops
EI713508:42 am05:00 pm
-
-
-
Check Fare
-
-
-
0 Stops
AA75610:39 pm06:59 am
-
-
-
Check FareCheck FareCheck FareCheck Fare
0 Stops

Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from SFO to Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) right now?
Ensure you go to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to learn if there are any present quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in effect in Philadelphia Airport when jet-setting from San Francisco Airport.
Are there direct flights from SFO to Philadelphia Airport?
Start your trip in the most relaxed way possible and head straight to Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO). American Airlines and United Airlines are among the airlines that have direct services on this route.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to PHL, please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to PHL?
With the flight from San Francisco Airport to Philadelphia Airport taking around 8 hours and 57 minutes, you will have time to get a lot of things done in the air. Take advantage of your journey by bringing that book you never have time to read, exploring the in-flight entertainment or having a good snooze. You may even be able to squeeze in all three before disembarking.
What is the flight distance from San Francisco Airport to PHL?
From San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Philadelphia Airport, there’s a flight distance of 2,500 mi. So, it’ll be smart to have a good variety of entertainment to pick from. Books, movies, Sudoku puzzles … Whatever you prefer. If you’re adequately prepared, it won’t feel like too long before you hear the announcement for landing.
What airlines fly from San Francisco Airport to Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL)?
If you’re heading to Philadelphia from San Francisco, there are a number of airlines with direct flights. One of the best is American Airlines (AA), which offers 52 flights every month. Another attractive option is United Airlines (UA), which has 30 flights each month. The more airlines you take into account, the more likely you are to score an amazing deal.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with American Airlines, Delta or Frontier Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

 

Traveling From San Francisco Intl.
Traveling To Philadelphia Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 11 hours 16 mins
Earliest Departure Time 6:20AM EDT
Latest Departure Time 11:24PM EDT
Lowest Flight Price $168

Route Info

Flight path for flights from San Francisco International Airport to Philadelphia International Airport

Distance:
2,529.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on SFO to PHL Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
American Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-100 Dash 8 / 8Q
American Airlines
Saab SF340A/B

Discover our best flights from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL at the right price  

Airfares to Philadelphia PHL from San Francisco SFO currently cost between $168 and $227. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL on Travelocity starting at $84. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Philadelphia PHL from San Francisco SFO quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Philadelphia faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to PHL from SFO to take around 11 hour(s) 16 min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to PHL from SFO. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, November is usually the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco SFO to Philadelphia PHL. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to Philadelphia PHL from San Francisco SFO 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to PHL from SFO have this option.  

 

Travel with confidence when you book flights to Philadelphia PHL from San Francisco SFO with Travelocity 

We’ve secured fantastic deals with all the main airline carriers and it’s easy to compare, choose, and book with Travelocity. With 24/7 customer service and our free 'App', we’ll always keep you moving. 

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.