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The cheapest times to fly from SDJ to PHL are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 2nd to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • May 21st to July 8th
  • August 27th to October 7th (except the week of September 10th)

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 SDJ to PHL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $4243 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $1352 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.

 

When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Sendai (SDJ) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $1387 to $2285 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1434. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $3305. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1870 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1515 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SDJ to PHL flight.

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

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SDJ to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SDJ to PHL flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sendai. 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 fly to PHL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SDJ. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Philadelphia, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Sendai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $253 (14%) 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 $1521. Return trip prices are from the PHL to SDJ 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 SDJ to PHL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 50 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 SDJ 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 12.94% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDJ to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP) in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 9.34% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See SDJ to AVP flights

Destination alternative #3: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 8.98% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See SDJ to BWI flights

Destination alternative #4: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 8.02% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See SDJ to ABE flights

Destination alternative #5: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 9.17% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDJ to IAD flights

Destination alternative #6: Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) in Harrisburg, PA

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 6.63% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See SDJ to MDT flights

 

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

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (SDJ > SFO > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1246
  • Average savings: $269 (17.76%)

See SDJ to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (SDJ > PVG > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1260
  • Average savings: $256 (16.86%)

See SDJ to SFO flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SDJ > LAX > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1320
  • Average savings: $195 (12.87%)

See SDJ to LAX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6580 miles or 10589 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SDJ to PHL flight is about 12 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Sendai and Philadelphia, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SDJ to PHL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code SDJ
Origination airport name Sendai Airport
City Sendai
Country Japan
Latitude 38.1
Longitude 140.9

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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