The cheapest times to fly from YYF to PHL are

  • January 8th to April 22nd (except the weeks of February 5th, March 19th, and April 2nd)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of October 1st)

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 YYF to PHL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1077 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $514 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Penticton (YYF) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $556 to $897 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $574. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $922. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $347 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $686 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYF to PHL flight.

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

YYF to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YYF to PHL flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Penticton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is 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 $127 (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 $624. Return trip prices are from the PHL to YYF 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 YYF 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 5 hour 1 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 YYF to PHL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 9.26% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See YYF to LGA flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 6.35% less expensive than PHL
  • 2-layover flights available

See YYF to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 4.81% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYF to EWR flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $679
  • Average savings: $7 (0.95%)

See YYF to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Qantas, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2242 miles or 3608 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYF to PHL flight is about 5 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Penticton and Philadelphia, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from YYF to PHL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYYF
Origination airport namePenticton Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePHL
Destination airport namePhiladelphia International Airport
CityPhiladelphia, PA
Countrythe United States


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