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The best prices from Philadelphia to Durham are usually found in August or July, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Durham

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to RDU flight in 2021: compare Philadelphia to Durham flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Durham.
PHL - DU8
Price
$114 - $190
DU8
Temperature
39.2 - 78.8 °F
DU8
Precipitation
3 - 4.6 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$114

From Philadelphia to Durham

One-way from

$61

One-way flight from Philadelphia to Durham

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Philadelphia to Durham?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Durham. Flights to Durham from Philadelphia in August are about $159 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $47.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Philadelphia to Durham, book at least 41 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 19% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $170 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $177.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Durham (PHL - DU8)?

When flying from Philadelphia to Durham, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Durham in October, November 2021

The best prices found for PHL to Durham flights for October, November
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$46pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
9 Nov - 12 Nov
$50pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
11 Nov - 15 Nov
$55pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Durham 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durham from Philadelphia found for this year
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$38pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$46pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
9 Nov - 12 Nov
$50pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Durham from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Durham direct flight deals
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$38pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
6 Nov - 8 Nov
$46pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
9 Nov - 12 Nov
$50pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Durham

Late deals on round-trip flights to Durham from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 30 Oct
$76pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
27 Oct - 1 Nov
$81pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
23 Oct - 26 Oct
$86pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
Non-Stop
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Durham from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Durham
2:54 pm - 3:51 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
36h 57m
PHL - RDU
Multiple Airlines
$61
Kiwi.com
8:44 am - 6:37 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
33h 53m
PHL - RDU
Spirit Airlines
$74
FareScan
3:55 pm - 3:56 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
24h 01m
PHL - RDU
Frontier
$75
JustFly

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Durham

What airport do you fly from for flights from Philadelphia to Durham?

If you book a flight to Durham from Philadelphia, you will be flying from Philadelphia, which is the city’s only airport. Philadelphia (PHL) is located 7.0 mi from the center of Philadelphia. There are 8 flights from Philadelphia to Durham per day from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Philadelphia to Durham have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, Delta, and Frontier flying from Philadelphia to Durham have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Durham for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Durham for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $38, but on average you can expect to pay $68.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Durham for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Philadelphia to Durham under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Durham is less than $73.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Durham for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Philadelphia to Durham within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Durham?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Wednesday.

How popular is this Philadelphia to Durham flight route?

The Philadelphia to Durham flight path was viewed by 142 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Philadelphia to Durham on average per day?

1 flight departure from Philadelphia to Durham per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Durham?

A quick flight from Philadelphia to Durham can take about 1h 25m. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $38. Airlines will cover a distance of 338 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the most reliable airlines from Philadelphia to Durham?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Philadelphia to Durham consider choosing British Airways (100%), Republic Airways (87%) or American Airlines (85%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Durham?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Philadelphia to Durham? While on average our users pay $296, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $42. The most popular route (Philadelphia - Raleigh Raleigh-Durham), is priced around $75.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Philadelphia to Durham?

When booking a flight from Philadelphia to Durham, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Durham

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Durham from Philadelphia?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Durham within the United States

Most visitors from Philadelphia need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Durham.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Durham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia are not required to quarantine after entering Durham.

Do I need a test to fly back to Philadelphia from Durham?

Returning to Philadelphia from Durham

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Durham must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Philadelphia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Durham are not required to quarantine after entering Philadelphia.

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Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Durham

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Durham

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Philadelphia to Durham.
Flight duration from PHL to Durham
1h 31m
Average temperature for October in Durham
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Durham
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Durham

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU)

Top 6 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Durham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia to Durham 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
$28 $85 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$52 $236 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$77 $368 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$79 $182 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$166 $276 No cancel fee 65%
Linear Air Taxi
$1,653 $3,457 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to Durham

See what time of day planes typically take off from Philadelphia towards Durham.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 39% of PHL to Durham departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 38% of PHL to Durham departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 22% of PHL to Durham departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of PHL to Durham departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Philadelphia to Durham
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Philadelphia to Durham.
Sunday
10 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
9 daily flights
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