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Philadelphia International Airport

Philadelphia, United States

Philadelphia Airport overview

Philadelphia International Airport (IATA: PHL, ICAO: KPHL, FAA LID: PHL) is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and is the largest airport in the state. It is the main Northeast hub for American Airlines and a regional cargo hub for UPS Airlines. Philadelphia International Airport is also a focus city for ultra low-cost airline Frontier. The airport has service to cities in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, and the Middle East. As of summer 2019, there are flights from the airport to 140 destinations, 102 domestic and 38 international. Most of the airport property is in Philadelphia proper. The international terminal and the western end of the airfield are in Tinicum Township, Delaware County. PHL covers 2,584 acres (1,046 ha) and has 4 runways.Philadelphia International Airport is important to Philadelphia, its metropolitan region and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth's Aviation Bureau reported in its Pennsylvania Air Service Monitor that the total economic impact made by the state's airports in 2004 was $22 billion. In 2017 PHL commissioned a new economic impact report. The report found PHL alone accounted for $15.4 billion in activity with over 96,000 direct and indirect jobs with $5.4 Billion in total earnings.

Public transport to city center of Philadelphia

The public transport station is right in front of airport terminal.

Day route:

Airport Line Warminster Line MFL Estimated duration 40 mins.
Airport Line 2 stops to University City Station ( 16 mins - 7.3 mi )
Warminster Line 1 stops to 30th Street Station ( 3 mins - 1.0 mi )
MFL 5 stops to 5th St Independence Hall Station - MFL ( 6 mins - 1.8 mi )

This route will take you to Independence hall in Philadelphia city center.

Night route:

37 BSO MFO Estimated duration 1 hour 21 mins.
37 47 stops to Broad St & Snyder Av - MBNS ( 29 mins - 10.1 mi )
BSO 9 stops to Broad St & S Penn Square ( 8 mins - 1.9 mi )
MFO 3 stops to Market St & 5th St ( 3 mins - 0.7 mi )

This route will take you to Independence hall in Philadelphia city center.

Transfers from Philadelphia International Airport

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Airport ranking

29,585,754 passengers in 2017.
69.bussiest airport in the World
23. bussiest airport in North America
22.bussiest airport in United States

Airport details

Actual time 20:16
Actual date 2019/07/18
 
IATA code PHL
Website https://www.phl.org

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