Fly to Philadelphia with British Airways and discover the birthplace of American democracy in the heart of the United States.
Explore the city where the Declaration of Independence was adopted and relive important moments in history with the help of world class museums, architecture and monuments all over Philadelphia. And that's not all the city has to offer; known for its hospitality, gourmet cuisine and vibrant culture, there's plenty here to entertain all year round - and it all awaits you when you fly with British Airways.
Flights to Philadelphia
Find out everything you need to know about our flights to Philadelphia
Fly to Philadelphia with British Airways and enjoy the comfort and convenience of award-winning service. On your way, sit back and relax with our complimentary food and bar service and the latest in-flight entertainment, so you can start your American holiday the moment you step on-board.
Once you touch down at Philadelphia International Airport, you will be 11km southwest of the city centre. Passengers can travel into the city using the SEPTA bus and regional rail service, which stops at major points between the airport and downtown Philadelphia. Car hire and taxi services are also available from the airport terminal.
Make your flight from London Heathrow to Philadelphia even more convenient with British Airways by selecting your seat 24 hours in advance at no extra charge and making the most of our 23kg checked baggage allowance - included as standard with no hidden fees.
The weather in Philadelphia varies throughout the year from season to season. Summers are known for being hot and humid, with a mild spring and autumn and cold winter. Some winters see light snowfall while others experience heavy snowstorms - the average annual snowfall is 22.8 inches.