The cheapest times to fly from TAE to PHL are

  • January 15th to April 22nd
  • September 17th to December 23rd (except the weeks of September 24th and December 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 TAE to PHL is mid March. Prices can be as high as $2145 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $840 for Tuesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Taegu (TAE) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $1089 to $1869 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $1018. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1920. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $902 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1339 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TAE to PHL flight.

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

TAE to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TAE to PHL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Daegu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. 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 $122 (8%) 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 $1336. Return trip prices are from the PHL to TAE 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 TAE 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 13 hour 33 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 TAE to PHL while comparing.

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

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 18.67% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See TAE to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 16.65% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See TAE to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 15.01% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See TAE to JFK flights

Destination alternative #4: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 12.62% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See TAE to BWI flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1263
  • Average savings: $77 (5.71%)

See TAE to GMP flights

Hack #2: Seoul (TAE > GMP > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1268
  • Average savings: $71 (5.3%)

See TAE to SFO flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (TAE > SEA > PHL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1280
  • Average savings: $60 (4.44%)

See TAE to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: China Southern, Delta, Korean Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6984 miles or 11240 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TAE to PHL flight is about 13 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Taegu 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 TAE to PHL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TAE
Origination airport name Taegu International Airport
City Taegu
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.9
Longitude 128.7

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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