The cheapest times to fly from HAM to PHL are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 27th
  • late September
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 HAM to PHL is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1005 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $434 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Hamburg (HAM) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $486 to $949 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $510. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $963. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $453 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $574 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HAM to PHL flight.

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

HAM to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HAM to PHL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hamburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into HAM. Sundays 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 $122 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $580. Return trip prices are from the PHL to HAM 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 HAM 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 59 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 HAM to PHL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 22.82% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See HAM to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 22.56% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See HAM to JFK flights

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

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 18.12% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See HAM to LGA flights


Flight Hacking HAM 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 HAM to PHL — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $36 (6.18%)

See HAM to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3893 miles or 6265 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HAM to PHL flight is about 7 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Hamburg and Philadelphia, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from HAM to PHL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HAM
Origination airport name Hamburg Airport
City Hamburg
Country Germany
Latitude 53.6
Longitude 10

Return Airport

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


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