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Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Charleston (PHL - CHS)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to Charleston are usually found in August or September, booked 12 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Charleston (CHS)

PHL - CHS
Price
$181 - $360
CHS
Temperature
62.6 - 91.4 °F
CHS
Rainfall
2.5 - 6.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$181

From Philadelphia to Charleston

One-way from

$77

One-way flight from Philadelphia to Charleston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Philadelphia to Charleston?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Charleston. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Philadelphia to Charleston?

Users have found that booking a flight from Philadelphia to Charleston at least 61 days early can save you up to 33% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Philadelphia to Charleston for as little as $368 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $476 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Philadelphia to Charleston?

August can be a great time to fly to Charleston from Philadelphia with a flight ticket averaging about $340. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $184. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Charleston (PHL - CHS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Philadelphia to Charleston at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 30% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Charleston in January, February 2021

The best prices found for PHL to CHS flights for January, February
18 Feb - 25 Feb
$105pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
11 Feb - 11 Feb
$118pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
15 Feb - 18 Feb
$128pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Charleston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charleston from Philadelphia found for this year
18 Feb - 25 Feb
$105pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
29 Apr - 2 May
$114pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
11 Feb - 11 Feb
$118pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Charleston from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Charleston direct flight deals
18 Feb - 25 Feb
$105pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
29 Apr - 2 May
$114pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
15 Feb - 18 Feb
$128pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Charleston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Charleston from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$168pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jan - 11 Feb
$170pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
29 Jan - 29 Jan
$173pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Charleston from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
12:55 pm - 2:56 pm
Frontier
Nonstop
2h 01m
PHL - CHS
Frontier
$77
mytrip.com
6:37 am - 12:52 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 15m
PHL - CHS
Delta
$79
Delta
9:50 am - 4:32 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
6h 42m
PHL - CHS
JetBlue

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Philadelphia to Charleston flights.

Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Charleston

Are flight prices decreasing from Philadelphia to Charleston due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Philadelphia and Charleston for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Philadelphia to Charleston AFB-Municipal to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Philadelphia to Charleston AFB-Municipal. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Philadelphia to Charleston AFB-Municipal have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Frontier, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Charleston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Charleston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $105, but on average you can expect to pay $138.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Charleston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Philadelphia to Charleston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Charleston is less than $154.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Charleston for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Philadelphia to Charleston within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Does it rain more in Philadelphia or Charleston?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Philadelphia is roughly similar to Charleston. You can assume this to be the case over the next 16 days.

Is Philadelphia weather warmer or cooler than Charleston?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 91 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Charleston is generally hotter than in Philadelphia. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Charleston?

There are many flights that can get you from Philadelphia to Charleston in 1h 45m. Fly via American Airlines or Frontier to get the fastest option. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Philadelphia to Charleston round-trip?

Currently priced at $105, Frontier will fly you from Philadelphia to Charleston and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on American Airlines for as low as $118. Frontier is priced at 59% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Philadelphia to Charleston one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $29. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Philadelphia to Charleston for a low price.

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Charleston

Destination information for Charleston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Philadelphia to Charleston
Flight duration
1h 57m
Average temperature for January in Charleston
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Charleston
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Charleston

Top 4 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Charleston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia to Charleston choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$37 $144 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$67 $201 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$67 $309 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$97 $312 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to Charleston

Morning 6 AM to noon 40% of PHL to CHS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 40% of PHL to CHS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 20% of PHL to CHS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of PHL to CHS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Philadelphia to Charleston
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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