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The cheapest times to fly from PHL to MIA are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, 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 PHL to MIA is early September. Prices can be as high as $765 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $141 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Philadelphia, PA (PHL) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $166 to $415 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $154. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $407. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $253 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $227 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHL to MIA flight.

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

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PHL to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHL to MIA 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 $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $148 (43%) 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 $188. Return trip prices are from the MIA to PHL 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 PHL to MIA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 49 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 MIA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from MIA
  • Usually 10.13% less expensive than MIA
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHL to FLL flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1015 miles or 1633 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHL to MIA flight is about 2 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Philadelphia, PA and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from PHL to MIA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePHL
Origination airport namePhiladelphia International Airport
CityPhiladelphia, PA
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.9
Longitude-75.2

Return Airport

Destination codeMIA
Destination airport nameMiami International Airport
CityMiami, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude25.8
Longitude-80.3

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHL to MIA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 10% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MIA heading for PHL about 20 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Miami, FL is about 12 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 20 minutes late
  • Frontier: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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