Philadelphia Airport is an important international airport that serves the homonymous American city, which is about 10 km away.
With over 30 million passengers in transit each year, it is among the 20 busiest airports in the United States.
Little less than 30 airlines operate at Philadelphia Airport offering daily connections to the United States, Canada, Caribbean, Europe, and the Middle East. Over 100 destinations are connected, with direct flights, with Philadelphia Airport. London, Toronto, Cancun and Frankfurt are the destinations that register the greatest number of passengers during the year.
The airport has 7 terminals, identified by letters A to F. T-A is the reference for most international flights.
At the property you will find shopping areas, bars, restaurants, duty-free, for a total of over 100 points.
In the East area of the T-A, there is a large play area for children, where children can play and spend time, with parental supervision.
Below is the list of the main companies and direct connections * with Philadelphia Airport.
Aer Lingus: Dublin.
Air Canada Express: Montréal–Trudeau, Toronto–Pearson.
Alaska Airlines: Seattle/Tacoma. Seasonal: Portland (OR), San Francisco.
American Airlines: Amsterdam, Aruba, Atlanta, Austin, Bermuda, Boston, Burlington (VT), Cancún, Charlotte, Chicago–O’Hare, Cleveland, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, Detroit, Dublin, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Hartford, Jacksonville (FL), Kansas City, Las Vegas, London–Heathrow, Los Angeles, Madrid, Manchester (UK), Miami, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Montego Bay, Nashville, Nassau, New Orleans, New York–LaGuardia, Orlando, Paris–CDG, Phoenix–Sky Harbor, Pittsburgh, Portland (ME), Providence, Punta Cana, Raleigh/Durham, Rome–Fiumicino, San Antonio. San Diego, San Francisco, San Juan, Santo Domingo–Las Américas, Seattle/Tacoma, St. Louis, St. Maarten, St. Thomas, Tampa, Washington–National, West Palm Beach, Zurich. Seasonal: Athens, Barcelona, Berlin–Tegel, Budapest, Buffalo, Casablanca. Dubrovnik, Edinburgh, Grand Cayman, Indianapolis, Lisbon, Manchester (NH), Memphis, Portland (OR), Prague, Providenciales, St. Lucia–Hewanorra, Salt Lake City, Shannon, Venice.
American Eagle: Akron/Canton, Albany, Allentown, Asheville, Atlanta, Baltimore, Bangor, Birmingham (AL), Buffalo, Burlington (VT), Charleston (SC), Charleston (WV), Charlottesville (VA), Chattanooga, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbia (SC), Columbus–Glenn, Dayton, Des Moines, Detroit, Fayetteville/Bentonville, Fort Wayne, Grand Rapids, Greensboro, Greenville/Spartanburg, Harrisburg, Hartford, Houston–Intercontinental, Indianapolis, Ithaca, Jacksonville (FL), Kansas City, Knoxville, Lexington, Long Island/Islip, Louisville, Madison, Manchester (NH), Memphis, Milwaukee, Montréal–Trudeau, Myrtle Beach, Nashville, New Haven, New Orleans, Newburgh, Newport News, New York–JFK, New York–LaGuardia, Norfolk, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Ottawa, Pensacola, Pittsburgh, Portland (ME), Providence, Raleigh/Durham, Richmond, Roanoke, Rochester (NY), St. Louis, Salisbury (MD), Savannah, State College, Syracuse, Toronto–Pearson, Washington–National, Watertown (NY), Wilkes–Barre/Scranton, Williamsport, Wilmington (NC), Worcester. Seasonal: Halifax, Key West, Melbourne (FL), Nassau, Québec City, Sarasota.
British Airways: London–Heathrow.
Delta Air Lines: Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Salt Lake City.
Delta Connection: Boston, Cincinnati, Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Raleigh/Durham.
Frontier Airlines: Atlanta, Cancún, Charlotte, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, Fort Myers, Houston–Intercontinental, Jacksonville (FL), Las Vegas, Miami, Nashville, New Orleans, Orlando, Punta Cana, San Juan, Sarasota, Tampa. Seasonal: Austin, Charleston (SC), Cincinnati, Kansas City, Madison, Memphis, Milwaukee, Montego Bay, Myrtle Beach, Omaha, Pensacola, Raleigh/Durham, Savannah, West Palm Beach.
Icelandair Seasonal: Reykjavík–Keflavík.
JetBlue: Boston, Fort Lauderdale.
Qatar Airways: Doha.
Southwest Airlines: Atlanta, Chicago–Midway, Dallas–Love, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston–Hobby, Nashville, Orlando, Phoenix–Sky Harbor, St. Louis, Tampa. Seasonal: Las Vegas, West Palm Beach.
Spirit Airlines: Atlanta, Dallas/Fort Worth, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orlando, San Juan. Seasonal: Detroit, Fort Myers, Myrtle Beach, New Orleans, Tampa.
Sun Country Airlines: Minneapolis/St. Paul.
United Airlines: Chicago–O’Hare, Denver, Houston–Intercontinental, San Francisco, Washington–Dulles.
PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT CONNECTIONS – CITY
The center is easily accessible by public transport, car and taxi. Between the 7 Terminals you can move on foot, or alternatively with the free Shuttle Bus. The latter connects Terminal A with F, and T-C with T-F.
The best way to start a tour of the South East Coast, on the road. By booking your car online, directly at the airport, you can take advantage of cheaper rates. The car is recommended to get into the city, and not to move, due to the limited availability of parking, and excessive costs.
Leaving the airport, you will arrive in Philadelphia in less than 20 minutes, crossing Interstate I-95.
To reach the center by taxi, you can take advantage of the UNIQUE RATE of $28.50. A clear and transparent price, which also includes taxes and commissions, valid for all official vehicles. You will be required to pay an additional $1 for each additional passenger.
Taxis are stationed outside the terminals, easily identifiable by the logo and license. You can also pay by credit card. Remember to always leave a tip, possibly in cash, equal to 20% of the amount.
SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) offers fast and fast train connections to the center of Philadelphia. At the airport there are 4 railway stations, located at Terminals A, B, C-D, E-F. The stations are easily accessible by following the appropriate indications. They are all accessible for people with reduced mobility and wheelchair users. In the city, the stops are located in Eastwick, University City, 30th Street, Market Street.
SEPTA trains run every day, including Sundays and holidays, from the center of Philadelphia, from 04:52 (first ride) to 11:52 pm (last run). From Philadelphia Airport, from 05:07 to 00:30. The frequency is 30 minutes. The ticket valid for a single trip to the center costs $ 6.75 per person.
The 30th Street station is connected to Amtrak Northeast Corridor, Keystone Service and NJ Transit Atlantic City Rail Line.
Buses, on the other hand, are the ideal solution for those who want to save money. Three lines are active every day. Bus 37 connects South Philadelphia and Chester. Line 108, on the other hand, 69th Street Transportation Center. Finally, line 115 connects Ardmore.