The cheapest times to fly from PHL to ART are

  • December 3rd to November 11th (except the weeks of December 10th, February 19th, May 7th, July 16th, and July 23rd)

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 PHL to ART is late December. Prices can be as high as $413 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $341 for Wednesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Watertown

Flying from Philadelphia, PA (PHL) to Watertown, NY (ART) will usually cost between $341 to $351 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $341. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $357. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $16 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $351 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHL to ART flight.

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

PHL to ART Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHL to ART flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Philadelphia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.76, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $4 (1%) 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 $341. Return trip prices are from the ART to PHL 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 PHL to ART can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 30 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 PHL to ART while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) in Rochester, NY

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from ART
  • Usually 18.80% less expensive than ART
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHL to ROC flights

Destination alternative #2: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in Syracuse, NY

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from ART
  • Usually 8.12% less expensive than ART
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHL to SYR flights


Flight Hacking PHL to ART

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 PHL to ART — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (PHL > BOS > ART)

  • Price for both tickets: $334
  • Average savings: $17 (4.84%)

See PHL to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 287 miles or 462 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHL to ART flight is about 1 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Philadelphia, PA and Watertown, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from PHL to ART.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code ART
Destination airport name Watertown International Airport
City Watertown, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44
Longitude -76


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