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|Destination Airport IATA Code||PHL|
Chicago (CHI) to Philadelphia (ILG)
Business or pleasure? Either way, you're going to need a great deal on a flight to Philadelphia. Because when you eventually land, you have a city that is waiting to be explored, and that extra cash in your pocket can take your trip from "meh" to amazing. You're on the perfect page to score an awesome deal on your next flight from Chicago. Whether you are an airline aficionado or aerial amateur, read on to see how to book a too-good-to-be-true flight.
How do I get the best price on my ticket fromChicago to Philadelphia?
We've been in the game a long time, which means getting that great deal on a Philadelphia flight is easy-peasy. You'll make spending less look so very good with a little know-how.
What is the cheapest day to fly?
With the right attitude and flexibility, you can fly for less. Below are the cheapest days to fly:
- Tuesday and Wednesday—You know how most stores are not crowded midweek? Same thing here. Most people opt to depart at the beginning or end of the week.
- Thursday and Saturday—Get a head start on that Friday crowd. This also works on your return flight. Shorten your holiday by a day and increase your savings.
- Monday through Thursday—If you're flying internationally, deals are often available when departing these days.
Why are flights cheaper if you stay over the weekend?
If you stay through the weekend, generally that return ticket to CHI can be cheaper since you'll be leaving earlier in the week. All those business travelers have less elastic schedules, so that means savings for you. We are all for that!
Why travel during the off-peak season?
Shoulder or off-peak seasons are when most vacationers aren't going to certain locations. So when it is cold, most people head off to warmer climates like the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii, etc., just like our feathered friends. But during the summer months, you'll find that Europe is really popular. You may not get the ideal weather, but you'll typically get better rates and be there when it is not flocked by out of towners.
If the price is right, pick it!
Airlines change their rates seemingly by the minute. If you discover the price you like, then book it! There are a lot of others that are searching for an amazing bargain on a flight from Chicago to Philadelphia. You might miss out on your chance to dial in the time and the flight you wanted.
Are there any other ways to save on my flight to Philadelphia?
The Hotwire Hot Rate is what makes Hotwire one of the best bargains out there. It's one of our ways to help get you a fantastic price on your flight from Chicago (CHI) to Philadelphia (ILG). After your purchase, you'll get the time and name of the airline, but if you are not on a set schedule, you can save big on your flight.
Book your flight today
Try these tips before you book your next flight from Chicago to Philadelphia. You may have enough money back in your wallet to add something that makes this vacay extra awesome ... or you can pocket the savings and put it toward your next trip out of Chicago.
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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Hotwire.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.