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The cheapest times to fly from BGR to PHL are

  • January 1st to April 8th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 20th to April 8th (except the weeks of October 8th, November 26th, December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BGR to PHL is early November. Prices can be as high as $1222 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $208 for Wednesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Bangor, ME (BGR) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $251 to $497 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $289. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $568. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $350 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGR to PHL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BGR to PHL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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BGR to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGR to PHL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bangor. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BGR. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Philadelphia, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Bangor. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $59 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $323. Return trip prices are from the PHL to BGR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BGR to PHL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BGR to PHL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 36.29% less expensive than PHL
  • Nonstop flights available

See BGR to LGA flights

Destination alternative #2: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 31.00% less expensive than PHL
  • Nonstop flights available

See BGR to DCA flights

Destination alternative #3: Williamsport Regional Airport (IPT) in Williamsport, PA

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 20.29% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to IPT flights

Destination alternative #4: Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP) in Islip, NY

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 18.29% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to ISP flights

Destination alternative #5: Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP) in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 12.86% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to AVP flights

Destination alternative #6: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 2.00% less expensive than PHL
  • Nonstop flights available

See BGR to EWR flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BGR to PHL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Philadelphia International Airport to Bangor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 472 miles or 760 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BGR to PHL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BGR to PHL flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Bangor, ME and Philadelphia, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from BGR to PHL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BGR
Origination airport name Bangor International Airport
City Bangor, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 44.8
Longitude -68.8

Return Airport

Destination code PHL
Destination airport name Philadelphia International Airport
City Philadelphia, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -75.2

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from BGR to PHL tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 2% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 56% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHL heading for BGR about 4 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Philadelphia, PA is about 8 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Republic: 4 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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