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Detroit to Philadelphia Flights
Detroit Metro Airport
Detroit Metro Airport, located at 2500 World Gateway Place in Wayne, Michigan, is the primary airport serving the greater Detroit area. The airport is centrally located less than twenty-two miles south-west of downtown Detroit and just thirteen miles south-west of Dearborn. Four international carriers and eight domestic airlines service the airport, offering direct service to many major cities across the country and abroad. When you're ready to leave Detroit behind, be sure to visit ebookers, where you can make all of your travel arrangements in one easy-to-use system.
Parking at Detroit Metro Airport
Detroit Metro Airport provides on-site parking for more than nineteen thousand vehicles. Two garages offer convenient covered parking just steps from the terminals. The Big Blue Deck is just steps from the north terminal, and it offers a rate of just $10 per day for long-term parking and $25 per day for short-term parking. Travellers flying out of the McNamara terminal have three parking options. Long-term parking is available at $20 per day, short-term parking is offered for $25 per day, and valet parking charges $33 per day. The green lot provides open-air parking and free shuttle service to and from the terminals for just $8 per day. Although a few off-site parking companies are also available, the airport's affordable on-site economy rates are typically better options.
Ground Transportation in the Detroit Area
The city's SMART bus service is the most economical way to get to the airport, with one-way fares starting at $2. Several taxi companies, including Metro Cab (734-997-6500), offer transportation to the airport for a fare of roughly $45 from the downtown area and $35 from Dearborn. If you use ebookers to make your travel arrangements, you can use the money you save to splurge on a private car service to get you to the airport in comfort. Metro Cars (800-456-1701) offers sedan service for $43 from Dearborn and $54 from downtown Detroit.
Restaurants in Detroit Metro Airport
You'll never go hungry at Detroit Metro Airport, as it is has a concession program that has won awards for several years. At the McNamara terminal, you can nosh on baked goods from Brioche Dorée or enjoy a cup of java from The Coffee Beanery. The north terminal is home to Le Petit Bistro and Caribou Coffee. Those who would prefer to grab a quick bite on the way will find Dunkin' Donuts at 11111 Telegraph Road in Taylor and Astro Coffee at 2124 Michigan Avenue in Detroit.
Philadelphia International Airport
Flying to Philadelphia means flying into Philadelphia International Airport, which is conveniently located about seven miles from the centre of town. This airport, which uses the international code PHL, is a US Airways hub. The airport's Exhibitions Program features art by local artists to make your airport experience more pleasant. Find inexpensive flights to Philadelphia on your favourite airline by searching ebookers today.
Transportation from Philadelphia International Airport
Once you arrive, you can catch SEPTA's Airport Rail Line train, which leaves every thirty minutes and takes passengers directly into the city centre Philadelphia. The airport rail costs $7.00 per person. Taxis also operate from the airport, and it costs $28.50 to get to the city centre. Another option is to rent a car from one of the seven rental agencies located outside of the baggage claim area in Zone Two.
Winter temperatures in Philadelphia stay in the single digits and often drop below 0°C at night. Summer temperatures reach the high 20s and low 30s during the day and drop to the low 20s at night. Spring and fall temperatures in the teens, along with lower prices and smaller crowds, make these colder seasons an ideal time to visit Philadelphia. A package deal from ebookers can help you save even more, no matter what time of year you visit Philadelphia.
Holidaying in Philadelphia
From Independence Hall to Valley Forge National Park, the historic attractions in Philadelphia are a big draw for anyone interested in American history. Art lovers will want to make a stop at the Philadelphia Art Museum, which houses over three hundred thousand works of art. Families with kids love visiting the Philadelphia Zoo and the Please Touch Museum. Those who want to explore the culinary traditions of the area may want to schedule in a stop at some of the sandwich shops that serve world-famous Philly cheesesteak sandwiches, such as Pat's King of Steaks or Geno's Steaks.
Airports in Detroit MI, US
Willow Run (YIP)
Distance from City Center: 41.8 kilometers
Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)
Distance from City Center: 28.2 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from DTW to PHL
Terminal Carriers Terminal EM Delta Air Lines Terminal N US Airways, United Airlines
Airports in Philadelphia PA, US
Philadelphia Airport (PHL)
Distance from City Center: 9.9 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from DTT to PHL
Terminal Carriers Terminal B US Airways, United Airlines Terminal C US Airways Terminal D Delta Air Lines Terminal F US Airways, United Airlines
Aircraft options between Detroit and Philadelphia
|Embraer 170||US Airways|
|Airbus Industrie A319||United Airlines, US Airways, Delta Air Lines|
|Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145||Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways|
|McDonnell Douglas MD-90||Delta Air Lines|
|Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger||Delta Air Lines|
|Canadair Regional Jet 700||Delta Air Lines|
|Canadair Regional Jet 900||Delta Air Lines|
|Airbus Industrie A320||United Airlines, US Airways, Delta Air Lines|
|McDonnell Douglas MD-88||Delta Air Lines|
|Airbus Industrie A321||United Airlines, US Airways|
|Boeing 757 Passenger||Delta Air Lines|
|Boeing 737-800 Passenger||Delta Air Lines|
|Embraer 190||United Airlines, US Airways|
|Canadair Regional Jet||US Airways, Delta Air Lines|
|Embraer 175||US Airways, Delta Air Lines|
- 11 direct flights are operating from Detroit to Philadelphia today.
- Today’s average time for a direct flight is 1h 41m.
- United Airlines flight 2512 (02:10 GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today’s earliest available flight from Detroit to Philadelphia.
- US Airways flight 3930 (15:25 GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today’s latest available flight from Detroit to Philadelphia.
- Today’s shortest direct flight from Detroit to Philadelphia (US Airways flight 3287, Embraer 175) takes 1h 35m.
- Today’s longest direct flight from Detroit to Philadelphia (Delta Air Lines flight 1733, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 1h 49m.
Daily flight schedule for Mon, May 20, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|United Airlines||UA2512||DTW||07:10||PHL||08:51||E90||1hr 41min|
|US Airways||US1720||DTW||07:10||PHL||08:51||E90||1hr 41min|
|US Airways||US3748||DTW||09:45||PHL||11:22||CRJ||1hr 37min|
|Delta Air Lines||DL5255||DTW||10:08||PHL||11:52||CR7||1hr 44min|
|United Airlines||UA3018||DTW||11:30||PHL||13:06||E90||1hr 36min|
|US Airways||US1463||DTW||11:30||PHL||13:06||E90||1hr 36min|
|Delta Air Lines||DL4919||DTW||12:21||PHL||14:05||CR7||1hr 44min|
|US Airways||US3226||DTW||13:35||PHL||15:15||E75||1hr 40min|
|Delta Air Lines||DL4009||DTW||15:21||PHL||17:05||CRJ||1hr 44min|
|US Airways||US3136||DTW||16:50||PHL||18:35||E75||1hr 45min|
|Delta Air Lines||DL4962||DTW||17:41||PHL||19:26||CR7||1hr 45min|
|US Airways||US3242||DTW||18:05||PHL||19:54||E75||1hr 49min|
|Delta Air Lines||DL5842||DTW||20:06||PHL||21:46||E75||1hr 40min|
|US Airways||US3930||DTW||20:25||PHL||22:03||CRJ||1hr 38min|