The cheapest times to fly from BRS to PHL are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • March 5th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 BRS to PHL is late January. Prices can be as high as $1521 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $513 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Bristol (BRS) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $517 to $1059 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $519. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1115. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $596 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $668 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRS to PHL flight.

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

BRS to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BRS to PHL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bristol. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $127 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $688. Return trip prices are from the PHL to BRS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BRS to PHL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 11 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from BRS to PHL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 25.60% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See BRS to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 22.23% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See BRS to EWR flights

Destination alternative #3: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 20.51% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See BRS to LGA flights

Destination alternative #4: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 1.50% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See BRS to IAD flights


Flight Hacking BRS to PHL

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BRS to PHL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (BRS > DUB > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $506
  • Average savings: $162 (24.25%)

See BRS to NCL flights

Hack #2: Newcastle (BRS > NCL > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $612
  • Average savings: $57 (8.46%)

See BRS to DUB flights

Hack #3: Glasgow (BRS > GLA > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $620
  • Average savings: $49 (7.26%)

See BRS to GLA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3444 miles or 5543 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRS to PHL flight is about 7 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Bristol and Philadelphia, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from BRS to PHL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBRS
Origination airport nameBristol Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

Destination codePHL
Destination airport namePhiladelphia International Airport
CityPhiladelphia, PA
Countrythe United States


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