Philadelphia International Airport
Acronym

Philadelphia International Airport Code

PHL is the abbreviation code for Philadelphia International Airport. According to Abbreviation Finder, PHL can also mean:

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Philadelphia International Airport

Philadelphia International Airport, PA (PHL)

The Philadelphia International Airport is by far the largest and most important commercial airport in the US state of Pennsylvania. In terms of annual passenger numbers and flight movements, it is one of the thirty largest in the world.

  • URL: Philadelphia International Airport, PA (PHL)
  • Time zone: GMT -5
  • Service phone: +1 215 937-6937; 1-800-PHL-GATE
  • Address: Philadelphia International Airport, 8000 Essington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19153, USA
  • Operator: City of Philadelphia’s Division of Aviation
  • Parking spaces: yes, subject to a charge; approx. 17,000 short-term and long-term parking spaces
  • Nearby cities: Philadelphia (11 km), Allentown (85 km), Toms River (90 km)
  • Transportation: Interstate I-95 – Exit: Philadelphia International Airport
  • Train connections: Philadelphia currently has eleven different Amtrak routes.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.77%), Tuesday (14.35%), Wednesday (14.18%), Thursday (14.63%), Friday (14.87%), Saturday (12.68%), Sunday (14.52%)
  • other spellings: Филадельфия, Filadelfia, فيلادلفيا, Filadelfie, Φιλαδέλφεια, 필라델피아, फिलाडेल्फिया, פילדלפיה,フィラデルフィア, ฟิ ลา เด ล เฟี ย,費城, Філадэльфія, Филаделфия, فیلادلفیا, Ֆիլադելֆիա, ფილადელფია, Filadelfija, Филаделфија, பிலடெல்பியா, Філадельфія,费城, פילאדעלפיע

Most popular destinations from Philadelphia International Airport, PA (flights per week)

  1. Boston Logan International Airport, MA (204, 4.46%)
  2. Atlanta International Airport (161, 3.52%)
  3. Orlando International Airport, FL (137, 3.00%)
  4. Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC (123, 2.69%)
  5. Denver International Airport, CO (96, 2.10%)
  6. Dallas – Fort Worth International Airport, TX (88, 1.92%)
  7. Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, MI (86, 1.88%)
  8. Los Angeles International Airport, CA (85, 1.86%)
  9. Nashville International Airport, TN (81, 1.77%)
  10. Raleigh – Durham International Airport, NC (79, 1.73%)
  11. Other (75.07%)

Top airlines (share of take-offs / landings)

  1. American Airlines (5201, 36.70%)
  2. British Airways (1545, 10.90%)
  3. Iran Air (987, 6.96%)
  4. Southwest Airlines (764, 5.39%)
  5. Iberia (399, 2.82%)
  6. Finnair (305, 2.15%)
  7. Frontier Airlines (289, 2.04%)
  8. Delta Air Lines (241, 1.70%)
  9. Korean Air Lines (235, 1.66%)
  10. United Airlines (231, 1.63%)
  11. Other (28.05%)

Location
The airport, which went into operation in 1940, is located approximately 11 kilometers southwest of downtown Philadelphia. The terminal area can be reached via Interstate I-95 at the exit: Philadelphia International Airport.

The express train R1 of the SEPTA runs regularly between the airport and downtown. The R1 takes you to the Amtrak / NJT station at 30th Street Station, the metro lines at Suburban Station and the Greyhound Bus Terminal at Market East Station. The local SEPTA bus routes 37, 108 and 115 also regularly stop at the airport. You can find out the current departure times on site.